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Brigitte Buissink

Huge interest from private investors in Westermeerwind Wind Farm

By Invesdor, News, Press, StartGreen Capital

June 27, 2024

Crowd financing platform Invesdor has completed another major citizen participation project. After success of Windpark Fryslân, there was also great interest in the Westermeerwind wind farm. Within a period of less than five weeks, almost 600 local residents took advantage of the opportunity to participate financially in the wind farm. The subscriptions more than twice exceeded the offer of 5 million euros in bonds. 

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Visa Foundation partners with Borski Fund: Advancing Women’s Economic Empowerment

By Borski Fund, Impact financing, News, StartGreen Capital
June 20, 2024

In 2022, Visa Foundation was looking for a European fund to invest in that would help advance equitable access to capital for women-led businesses. Najada Kumbuli and her team investigated more than 300 funds in Europe. Borski Fund was one of the first to make the cut. In this interview, Najada explains what makes this partnership invaluable. 

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Borski Fund invests in revolutionary breast reconstruction method

By Borski Fund, News, Press, StartGreen Capital

May 16, 2024

Founded by Dan Jing Wu and Patricia Dankers, VivArt-X provides personalized, regenerative solutions for breast cancer patients on the road to recovery. This Brabant start-up recently successfully closed an extension financing round with Borski Fund, in addition to previous investors Brabant Startup Fund, TUe Participations, the BOM (Brabantse Ontwikkelings Maatschappij) and a group of informal investors. Read More

Energiefonds Overijssel took significant steps towards sustainability goals in 2023

By Energiefonds Overijssel, News, Press, StartGreen Capital

May 10, 2024

Energiefonds Overijssel, one of the funds managed by StartGreen Capital, recently published its annual report. This showed that the fund is well on its way to achieving the sustainability goals set by the province. The fund has financed no fewer than 18 Overijssel impact entrepreneurs and saved 372,000 tons of CO2 emissions. Read More

StartGreen signs covenant against plastic pollution

By Borski Fund, Invesdor, News, Press, StartGreen Capital

April 19, 2024

StartGreen Capital, together with 159 investors, banks, insurers and financial initiatives from 29 countries, has Finance Statement on Plastic Pollution signed. The purpose of the statement is to strengthen the voice of the financial sector during the upcoming round of negotiations in Canada on a treaty to combat plastic pollution (INC-4). The statement calls on governments to draw up ambitious policies against plastic pollution and thus support the private financial sector in taking measures.

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