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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.

03/04/2019 | Media Coverage
L'Agefi
BlueOrchard met à profit l’essor numérique de l’Afrique pour investir

Impact Investing: Le pionnier de la microfinance privilégie les projets visant à lutter contre les effets de la pauvreté et du réchauffement climatique.

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01/04/2019 | Publications
BlueOrchard Impact Report 2019/2020

We are pleased to provide you with the BlueOrchard Impact Report 2019/2020. Over the last years, impact investing has shed its niche image and become an established investment strategy. The challenge today is not in defining impact investing and distinguishing it from traditional and other socially

29/03/2019 | Media Coverage
Bilanz
Feel-Good-Investment

Mikrofinanzfonds investieren auf den exotischsten und schwierigsten Märkten der Welt. Dennoch sind die Ausfälle bei den Kleinstkrediten überraschend gering. Zu den kleinen, aber bisher sehr stabilen Gewinnen kommt das Gefühl, die Welt ein Stück weit zu verbessern.

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27/03/2019 | Blog
#This is my story

My name is Mamadaliev Nematjon. I am 59 years old and I live with my family in Andijan, Uzbekistan. I am the proud owner of a footwear manufacturing company. At one point, I decided to improve my production process but for that, I needed to find additional working capital. Thanks to JSCB “Hamkorba

27/03/2019 | Events
Impact Summit Europe
Past Event
02/04/2019 — 03/04/2019 The Hague

Speaker: Maria Teresa Zappia, Chief Investment Officer

26/03/2019 | Events
German National Academic Foundation Event
Past Event
27/03/2019 Geneva

Speaker: Nadina Stodiek, Impact Manager

16/03/2019 | Media Coverage
Citywire Switzerland
The final frontier: is Africa the new China?

Over the past two decades, China has edged its way further and further into the global limelight. the country has pushed its economy forward, becoming an epicentre for technology and manufacturing.

13/03/2019 | Events
ITC UNECE Regional Forum on Sustainable Development
Past Event
22/03/2019 Geneva

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