Triodos Sustainable Finance Foundation has acquired a stake in German crowdfunding platform bettervest. With this cooperation, both parties aim to increase investment opportunities in energy efficiency projects for private investors.
Triodos Sustainable Finance Foundation – which is managed by Triodos Investment Management, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Triodos Bank – finances initiatives that accelerate sustainable development worldwide. bettervest offers private investors the opportunity to invest directly in small-scale sustainable energy projects in Germany as well as in developing countries across the globe. These shared objectives make bettervest a great fit for the Triodos Sustainable Finance Foundation. The investment in bettervest is the fund’s second investment in a crowdfunding platform. The first investment was in Duurzaam Investeren in the Netherlands.