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24/10/2016 | Events
UNECE event
Past Event
03/11/2016 — 04/10/2016 Palais des Nations - Geneva

Speaker: Pierrick Balmain, Portfolio Managment

18/10/2016 | Events
European Microfinance Week
Past Event
16/11/2016 — 18/11/2016 Luxembourg

Speakers : Maria Teresa Zappia, Chief Investment Officer and Hoa Le, Team Head Operations

18/10/2016 | Events
Blending 4AG – Innovating Agricultural Finance
Past Event
08/11/2016 — 08/10/2016 Brussels, Belgium

Speaker: Ernesto Costa, Fund manager for the Climate Insurance Fund (CIF) at BlueOrchard

18/10/2016 | Events
GIIN – Investors Forum 2016
Past Event
07/12/2016 — 08/12/2016 Amsterdam, Netherlands

Speaker: Peter A. Fanconi, Chairman of the Board

11/10/2016 | News Releases
PG Impact Investments makes first commitment to global financial inclusion sector

PG Impact Investments makes first commitment to global financial inclusion sector PG Impact Investments, the global impact investment firm, has made its first investment in the financial inclusion sector on behalf of its clients through an investment arrangement with BlueOrchard Finance Ltd. PG Impa

09/10/2016 | Media Coverage
NZZ am Sonntag
Auf einmal attraktiv

Kleinstkredite an Unternehmer in armen Ländern begeisterten früher vor allem Wohltäter. Doch weil die Kontozinsen gegen null tendieren, sind Mikrofinanz-Fonds nun plötzlich lukrativ.

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28/09/2016 | Blog
#This is my story

 #This is my story:  “my name is Keo Serei and I run a grocery store in Phsar Trach, Cambodia. I’ve never been very confident about the microfinance industry. I was scared it would cause over-indebtedness. However, my husband saw a big opportunity in getting a loan and took up his first loan

26/09/2016 | Events
Mi-fi
Past Event
12/10/2016 — 12/10/2016 University of Zurich - Switzerland

Speaker: Ratana Tra, CFA Portfolio Manager

26/09/2016 | Events
ISAR 33
Past Event
04/10/2016 — 04/10/2016 Palais des Nations - Geneva - Switzerland

Speaker: Dr. Patrick Scheurle, Chief Executive Officer

23/09/2016 | Media Coverage
Handelszeitung
Impact Investing – eine Anlageklasse im Aufwind

Impact Investing – Investieren mit der Ambition neben einer finanziellen auch eine soziale Rendite zu erzielen, stösst auf immer grösseres Interesse. Effizient Investieren lässt sich via Anlagefonds. VON PATRICK SCHEURLE  

16/09/2016 | Media Coverage
Finews.asia
BlueOrchard Launches Impact Fund Fighting Poverty in South East Asia

With the appreciation of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s initiative to empower women, the Government of Japan has announced the launch of the first «Japan ASEAN Women Empowerment Fund».

15/09/2016 | News Releases
BlueOrchard announces launch of first & momentous impact fund fighting poverty and striving for women empowerment in South East Asia – A joint project with Japanese Investors and the appreciation of Japanese Government.

Tokyo/Zurich, 15th of September – With the appreciation of the Japanese Government and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s initiative to empower women, the Government of Japan has announced the launch of the momentous “Japan ASEAN Women Empowerment Fund”.

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05/09/2016 | Blog
BlueOrchard week 2016 in Tbilisi

This year’s BlueOrchard week took place in one of our local offices in Tbilisi, Georgia. Since the entire company and its ambassadors gathered together to discuss the future of impact investing and what role we are going to play as one of the leading players, we also took the occasion celebrating

05/09/2016 | Videos
BlueOrchard Week in Georgia

In June the entire company and its ambassadors gathered together to discuss the future of impact investing and what role we are going to play as one of the leading industry players. We also took this occasion to celebrate our 15th birthday. Watch the video to learn more about BlueOrchard’s spirit.

02/09/2016 | Events
TEDx Zurich – People First
Past Event
11/11/2016 — 11/11/2016 Zurich, Switzerland

Speaker: Peter A. Fanconi, Chairman of the Board

02/09/2016 | Events
BlueOrchard Breakfast Event Geneva
Past Event
22/09/2016 — 22/09/2016 Geneva, Switzerland

Innovation@Impact Investing: “Cash is history or how Kenya is teaching us fintech” – An update from the field by the example of M-PESA.

02/09/2016 | Events
BlueOrchard Breakfast Meeting Zurich
Past Event
20/09/2016 — 20/09/2016 Zurich, Switzerland

Innovation@Impact Investing: “Cash is history or how Kenya is teaching us fintech” – An update from the field by the example of M-PESA.

31/08/2016 | Events
TBLI CONFERENCE NORDIC 2016
Past Event
20/09/2016 — 20/09/2016 Stockholm Sweden

Speaker: Patrick Elmer, Head of Business Development

18/08/2016 | Events
Social Good Summit Geneva
Past Event
06/10/2016 — 06/10/2016 Geneva Switzerland

The event will focus on the catalytic role entrepreneurship and innovation can play for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

29/06/2016 | Events
Der Mikrofinanzsektor im Wandel
Past Event
04/10/2016 Technopark - Zurich Switzerland

Speaker: Peter A. Fanconi, Chairman of the Board