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Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative

Ivanka Trump, World Bank launch fund for female entrepreneurs

HAMBURG: The World Bank will start a fund to finance women entrepreneurs, an idea it developed in tandem with Ivanka Trump, the daughter of the US president Donald Trump. World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim said the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative fund has raised $325 million from various governments. He hopes to leverage that into a multi-billion dollar fund. Kim was speaking at a panel on women’s entrepreneurship that coincides with the meeting of Group of 20 leaders in Hamburg, Germany. “Empowering…