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With $1.4M Equity Seed Round, Branch.co Aims to Take on Banks in Kenya - TechMoran
With $1.4 million in seed funding from Formation 8 and the Khosla Impact Fund, Matt Flannery, co-founder and ex-CEO Kiva.org, an emerging markets nonprofit lending platform has launched Branch to take on banks in Africa, starting from Kenya. According to Flannery, “Branch is a new way to access credit over a smartphone in emerging markets. …