Our Latest News Updates

Bloom Impact on leveraging engineering and innovation to tackle global challenges

Accra, Ghana November 16, 2018   Engineers play a critical role in driving innovation. Yet while innovation typically enhances goods and services, productivity, economic growth and standards of living, its benefits do not always accrue equally to everyone, says Prateek Awasthi, director of policy, advocacy and community, Engineers Without Borders (EWB) Canada. “Canada’s innovation sector […]

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Bloom Impact wins the Responsible Digital Innovation Silver Award at the IFC’s SME Finance Forum

Accra, Ghana November 7, 2018 Bloom Impact is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the Responsible Digital Innovator of the Year Silver Award at the IFC’s SME Finance Forum which took place from the 5-7 November 2018 in Madrid. The award was given to Bloom Impact for our data-driven marketplace that empowers small […]

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July 2018 Newsletter

In the past few months, we’ve been quite busy both in the field and with local social media activities. Delivering SME events and running social media contests around Greater Accra, Central and Ashanti region to promote our service and drive App adoption, interviewing customers to learn first-hand how they use our mobile App and building […]

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April 2018 Newsletter

We’ve been super busy in the field these past few months. Conducting SME partner events around Greater Accra to promote our service and drive App adoption, meeting with small business owners to hear and watch first-hand how they use our mobile App and building more banking partnerships to grow our offerings. We’ve also recruited additional […]

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October Newsletter

Hi, We are happy to share our latest news. After launching our beta product in August, we have 200+ downloads of our Android App, many active users and have begun receiving & processing initial MSME applications for loans, savings and transactional accounts. In the past 6 weeks, we enhanced features and functionalities with several design […]

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Small Business Training Event

On October 11th, the Bloom Impact team had the opportunity to offer a promotional training event for roughly 60 small business owners in partnership with the Association of Small Scale Industries (ASSI) – an important national organisation that helps the MSME sector with training, marketing, advocacy and other services.    The event, held in Adenta, […]

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News-Radio Interview on CitiFM

On October 10, Bloom Impact Co-founders Carol Caruso (CEO) and David Hutchful (CTO) were featured on CitiFM (97.3FM), as part of a segment titled #CitiTrends. The CitiTrends is a radio show focused on technology and is hosted by Kofi Ashon, Operations Manager at CitiFM and avid tech blogger (Twitter: @KofiAshon).  It was a great conversation with […]

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August Newsletter

Mobile Marketplace providing Access to Finance.    Hello,   We’re happy to provide you an update on our progress via our monthly newsletter. During the last several months, we’ve built out the technology, brought on top talent, formed strategic partnerships, met with small businesses on the ground, and more. Most importantly, we’re excited to have just released the Beta version […]

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