InVenture Helps Entrepreneurs in Developing Countries

By: Rebecca Byers - Published: Sep 4, 2012 • References: &
InVenture is a global social enterprise that leverages mobile technology to create credit scores for individuals who lack access to formal financial services. Based in Santa Monica, California, InVenture was founded in April 2011 by Shivani Siroya and provides micro-financing and credit scores through mobile phones.

InVenture seeks to lift communities out of poverty, targeting micro entrepreneurs through the use of its online platform, which allows one to chose which micro business to invest in, helping them get to the next level.

InVenture's overall mission is centered in its interest in revolutionizing the financial services sector in emerging markets. The platform aims to be serve as a global marketplace for micro-investment and enable everyday individuals to invest in small businesses from under-served communities.

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