Solifin is a member-based non-profit organisation created in 2019
The 7 founding members are: Citizenfund, Credal, Lita.co, Scale Up, SI2 fund, Triodos Bank and Village Finance.
Money can have a positive impact when used to support the real economy that innovates and tackles societal challenges
Intensify the collaboration between responsible investors to better serve impact entrepreneurs
facilitate the access to finance through a better understanding of the diversity of funding solutions.
create more collaboration between impact investors active in Belgium and inspire new investors (citizens and professionals) to integrate their practices.
They make investments (in equity and debt) with the intention to generate positive, measurable social and environmental impact alongside a financial return. They have diverse financial return expectations but often provide long term (or patient) capital.
4 principles: Transparency, significant activity in BE, min. 50% of portfolio = impact companies, rest of portfolio should be Socially Responsible (SRI criterias)