What a year it has been! As we head into 2021 with renewed hope of returning to a new normal filled with more resilience, opportunity and travel, we would like to share with you some of the exciting highlights 2020 brought to GreenArc Capital.

We thank all those who have supported us this year, which has seen GreenArc stride from budding start-up to a fully operating impact fintech seeking to make a positive change in the world.

If you would like to learn more about our products and services, or explore any partnership/collaboration opportunities, please do get in touch with us, we would love to hear from you!

Here’s wishing everyone a safe, healthy and happy holiday season and we look forward to creating more impact together in the new year!

- GreenArc Team

Exciting Developments

We are happy to report on a few of the big milestones we achieved this year
and look forward to building on our traction in 2021.

❖ GreenArc Platform was awarded the Financial Sector and Technology Innovation (FSTI) Proof of Concept grant by Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) in partnership with BNP Paribas

❖ Appointed Fund Advisor* for a new private debt fund, the Social Impact Debt Fund, in partnership with Taurus Wealth Management. The planned launch is January 2021

❖ Launch of our impact SaaS product in Q4 2020, bringing transparency and standardisation to impact reporting across portfolios

❖ Selected to be a member of the Impact Management Project’s next Impact Frontier cohort, a small group of chosen firms leading the development of best industry practices for impact measurement and management

❖  Founding member of the Asian Institute of Digital Finance

❖  2020 saw us onboard three institutional clients

❖  MAS CMS license – stay tuned for more news on this front

*The arrangement is subject to relevant regulatory approvals.

Competition Accolades

Participating in competitions is very much par for the course in the start-up world,and we are pleased to announce our success in the below programs:

Top 6 Finalist

ADB #DigitalAgainstCOVID-19 Hackathon: Digital Technology to Increase Credit Access for MSMEs

Top 10 Finalist

Singapore Fintech Festival - Global Fintech Hackcelerator

Events

Here’s a quick round-up of the main events we were involved in:

Bikram joined as an expert panelist for a webinar hosted by the CFA institute focusing on the importance of impact investing in the wake of COVID-19.
Meeta was the moderator of a panel session at the TBLI EU conference, discussing the creation of Impact Investment indices.
Both Bikram and Meeta were invited to join panels during the TBLI Asia conference, sharing their experience on "How to Invest in Impact Funds", and “Case Studies on Impact Investments in Emerging Markets" respectively.

We look forward to participating in many more events next year, as well as hosting our inaugural investor meeting in January 2021 – stay tuned for more details by following us on LinkedIn

Thought Leadership

As we carve our niche within the impact investment sector, we are delighted to share our insights on a few of the pertinent impact topics we are passionate about. Please take a look at our recent publications for more information.

The Invisible Hand of the Ballot Box - The Private Sector's New Global Role
by Justin Seek

The Role of Technology in Reducing Barriers to Credit
by Maxine Avasadanond

Bank of China takes the lead in Asia with $940 million blue bond issuance
by Justin Seek

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