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24/05/2019 | News Releases
InsuResilience Investment Fund acquires stake in Agritask

Zurich, 24 May 2019 – The InsuResilience Investment Fund, set up on behalf of the German government by KfW Development Bank and managed by Swiss-based impact investment manager BlueOrchard Finance, will invest USD 6mn in Tel Aviv-based Agritask in the company’s largest financing round to date. A

20/05/2019 | Media Coverage
Bilanz Invest
Feel-Good-Investment für Weltverbesserer

Mikrofinanzfonds vergeben in Entwicklungsländern ­Kre­dite an Kleinunternehmen. Die Ausfälle sind gering, für Risiken sorgen Politiker.

16/05/2019 | Media Coverage
L'Agefi
Afrique: continent de disparités et de potentiels

Les opportunités d’investissement se multiplient grâce à sa croissance démographique et économique rapide et à sa capacité d’innovation technologique.

09/05/2019 | Media Coverage
HTW Chur
Impact Investing: Mikrofinanzierung als Instrument für verantwortungsvolle Investitionen

Peter Fanconi zeigt im Rahmen der Veranstaltung «Denk.Wert!» der HTW Chur auf, welche Bedeutung Mikrofinanzierungen in Entwicklungsländern haben und wie dadurch verantwortungsvolle Investitionen realisiert werden können.

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09/05/2019 | Blog
#BOFaces – Meet Thibaud

Have you ever wondered who are the people behind BlueOrchard? As part of our #BOFaces series, we are happy to introduce Thibaud Ponchon member of our Private Equity team based in our Phnom Penh office. We have interviewed Thibaud to better understand what drives him and why he is passionate about im

09/05/2019 | Media Coverage
Allnews
Finance d’impact: cap sur l’Afrique

Avec une population grandissante, les petites entreprises du continent ont d’importants besoins de financement, selon BlueOrchard.

07/05/2019 | Events
BlueOrchard Breakfast Event Helsinki
Past Event
21/05/2019 Helsinki

Inside Africa – A Continent Leading the Digital Revolution

07/05/2019 | Events
BlueOrchard Breakfast Event Singapore
Upcoming
30/05/2019 Singapore

The Way Forward For Impact Management - Implementing the Operating Principles for Impact Management in Practice

03/05/2019 | Media Coverage
Handelszeitung
Rendite aus dem Kampf gegen Armut

Guter Zweck. Die Welt verbessern und dabei Geld verdienen. Impact Investing wird immer beliebter. Wie Anleger profitieren.

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30/04/2019 | Blog
#This is my story

My name is Maria Isabel Rico from Villa Nueva, Tegucigalpa, Honduras. I am the proud owner of a small corner store where I sell many different products to local customers. I also run a room rental business to complement my revenues. A few years ago, I became aware that microfinance could help m

29/04/2019 | Events
49th St. Gallen Symposium
Past Event
09/05/2019 St. Gallen

Speaker: Maria Teresa Zappia, Chief Investment Officer

29/04/2019 | Events
UNECE International PPP Forum
Past Event
08/05/2019 Geneva

Speaker: Matthew Sparkes, Head of Risk, Legal and Compliance

27/04/2019 | Media Coverage
Finanz und Wirtschaft
Für eine bessere Welt

Impact Investing hilft Armut und Ungleichheit signifikant zu senken.

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23/04/2019 | News
My experience with the BlueOrchard Academy

The BlueOrchard Academy was established to share BlueOrchard’s unique expertise in the field of impact investing and to broaden the understanding of our efforts to reduce poverty around the world. The BlueOrchard Academy is an enabler for students, academic researchers and individuals who are eage

17/04/2019 | Blog
New Principles for Impact Investing- Interview with IFC’s Neil Gregory

The International Financial Corporation (IFC) is a Development Finance Institution (DFI) which invests in commercial products to end poverty and promote sustainable prosperity across the globe. In an attempt to advance the sustainable investing industry, the IFC has been developing a set of 9 Operat

15/04/2019 | News Releases
BlueOrchard partners with International Finance Corporation to promote industry best practices

News release Zurich, 15 April 2019 – Impact investment manager BlueOrchard Finance Ltd (“BlueOrchard”) announced today that the firm is among the first signatories to the Operating Principles for Impact Management (“the Principles”) – a market standard for impact investing initiated by t

12/04/2019 | Media Coverage
Le Temps
Huit sociétés suisses parmi les signataires des premiers standards de l’investissement d’impact

L’IFC, un institut de la Banque mondiale, présente un nouveau standard d’investissement permettant d’obtenir «un impact positif pour la société». La liste des signataires comprend les grandes banques suisses, mais les surprises ne manquent pas

10/04/2019 | Media Coverage
L'Agefi
Bonds de toutes les couleurs

MARCHÉ OBLIGATAIRE. La demande des investisseurs en produits verts et durables ne cesse de croître.

09/04/2019 | Videos
BlueOrchard Faces

What is it like to work at BlueOrchard? Four of our colleagues from various departments share their motivations and experience working at BlueOrchard. If you are looking for an opportunity to make an impact, please have a look at our current openings: http://www.blueorchard.com/about-us/careers/ #B

05/04/2019 | Media Coverage
Handelszeitung
Nachhaltige Bonds in allen Farben

Die Nachfrage nach grünen und nachhaltigen Anlageprodukten wächst. Besonders Green Bonds sind attraktiv.