Financial Marketplace

Innovation For Sustainable Finance & Financial Marketplace Relaunch 

Published 11 April 2011

FAST is excited to again be apart of the spirit of innovation and cooperation at this year's 2011 Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA) Conference in Houston, Texas. The FAST event Innovation for Sustainable Finance will explore new responses to challenges facing sustainable SME finance and will mark the launch of a new and improved Financial Marketplace.

  • What? - Innovation for Sustainable Finance
  • Where? - Room 370D, George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, Texas
  • When? - Friday, April 29th 2011

9:30am - A panel discussion on the theme of innovation between FAST member financial service providers including:

11:15am - The official re-launching of the FAST Financial Marketplace, featuring the first public presentation of new, innovative tools created with the support of the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE):

  • Completely redesigned, more accessible interface
  • A contact centre, which allows sustainable SMEs and financial service providers to track and manage contact with other Financial Marketplace users
  • Supporting documentation sharing, facilitating financial reporting between sustainable SMEs and financial service providers
  • and much more

With the support of: