Video Interview with Nick Cain, Vittana, USA

Organization/Affiliation(s): 
Making Cents International
Resource Type: 
Publication Date: 
2011

Nick Cain, International Partnerships Manager for Vittana, discusses the dual roles of Vittana as an engine for developing financial products (student loans), and as a person to person funder via its website, vittana.org. Specifics of how “risk-tolerant” capital provided by individual social investors around the world provide the capital Vittana’s microfinance partners need for making student-centered education loans in the developing world is outlined with examples from actual students.

Topic: 
Financial Inclusion
Regions: 
North America
Global
Tags: 
Economic Empowerment
Financial Capability
Microfinance
Technology
Youth