Fintech Brighte pushes into energy retailing after raising $185 million in fresh green bonds deal

- November 9, 2021 2 MIN READ

Household renewable energy financier Brighte has scooped up another $185 million in asset-backed securitisation (ABS) as it looks to get into the “gentailing” as an energy retailer with its clients.  The company, which counts Mike Cannon-Brookes and Grok Ventures among its key VC backers, has raised $375 million in public debt and $145 million in… Read more »


Grok Ventures backs Brighte in $100 million raise

- January 4, 2021 < 1 MIN READ

Green energy finance provider Brighte has raised $100 million to move into energy retailing. The $100 million round was led by Grok Ventures, the family investment company run by billionaire Annie Cannon-Brookes and her husband Mike. Founder & CEO Katherine McConnell said the fund will be used in three key areas: acquiring more solar households,… Read more »