Triodos-Doen and Hivos-Triodos Fund both started in 1994.
Triodos-Doen is a joint initiative of Doen Foundation and Triodos Bank, and Hivos-Triodos Fund is a joint-initiative of the Dutch development organization Hivos and Triodos Bank. In 2011, both funds sharpened their strategy by including the sustainability themes foods & agriculture and energy & climate within the financial sector in developing countries as an additional focus.
The microfinance funds Triodos-Doen Foundation (Triodos-Doen) and Hivos-Triodos Fund Foundation (Hivos-Triodos Fund) are managed by Triodos Investment Management, a 100% subsidiary of Triodos Bank, one of the world’s leading sustainable banks. Triodos Investment Management has been a pioneering provider of capital to the microfinance sector since 1994. As an investor it seeks to contribute to the development of a sustainable financial sector in developing countries based on fair pricing, transparency, access for all and care for the earth. Triodos Investment Management manages four funds that provide finance for around 95 MFIs in Latin America, Africa, Asia and Eastern Europe, and holds equity stakes in 19 leading and innovative microfinance institutions and vehicles worldwide.
For more information please visit Triodos-Doen Foundation website, www.triodos.com.