Lessons About Leveraging Inclusive Fintech for Impact

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After three years working to accelerate 25 early-stage inclusive fintech startups in emerging markets, we reflect on what we learned and bring to you an evaluation of Catalyst Fund. Since we started, we continuously learned from our successes and mistakes, and refined our approach to be the best accelerator partner to fintech companies. This report highlights the program's successes and shortcomings, while providing actionable insights into what works and what doesn’t to spur fintech innovation that reaches underserved communities.

Whether you’re an investor, a donor, a startup or another accelerator program, you will find valuable lessons and a data-driven approach that can help us all better support entrepreneurs around the world.