News

11/10/2017 | Press Coverage
Asia Insurance Review
InsuResilience fund takes 25% stake in insurer

The InsuResilience Investment Fund (IIF) has entered into an agreement to acquire a significant minority stake in Lahore-based Asia Insurance, a general insurer offering agriculture insurance to over 100,000 farmers in Pakistan.

10/10/2017 | Press Coverage
REUTERS
Deutsche Bank Switzerland names Peter Fanconi vice chairman

Deutsche Bank Switzerland said Peter Fanconi would take up the role of vice-chairman of the board of directors.

10/10/2017 | Events
Launch of the InsuResilience Solutions Fund. Transforming concepts into climate risk insurance products
Past Event
11/10/2017 Berlin

Speaker: Felix Hermes, COO, presents The InsuResilience Investment Fund

09/10/2017 | Events
The Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry – Switzerland Roadshow
Past Event
28/11/2017 — 29/11/2017 Zurich & Geneva

Panelists: Felix Hermes, COO and Maria Teresa Zappia, CIO

09/10/2017 | Press Coverage
L'AGEFI
La microfinance: concilier rendement et impact social

Les fonds de microfinance ont quintuplé leurs encours en l’espace de dix ans, offrant un rendement stable tout en participant à l’inclusion financière dans les pays en développement.

06/10/2017 | Press Coverage
Citywire Magazine
FUND TO WATCH

The BlueOrchard Microfinance fund is a popular pick among wealth managers seeking returns with social impact.

29/09/2017 | Videos
BlueOrchard Breakfast Event Video

Watch the highlights of our latest Breakfast Event in Zurich and learn more about BlueOrchard and Impact Investing through the eyes of our partners.

27/09/2017 | Press Coverage
L'AGEFI
Emerging Market Impact Bonds: bonne action et bonne efficience

Nouveautés en matière de microfinance: les Impact Bonds dans des pays émergents se traduisent par des rendements attrayants, des liquidités et un impact social.

26/09/2017 | Press Coverage
Agri Investor
Exclusive: $300m target for climate insurance vehicle

The InsuResilience Investment Fund, made up of sub-pools covering private equity and private debt, has backed a Pakistani firm offering agriculture insurance.

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22/09/2017 | Blog
#This is my story

My name is Ayurzana Yondonbizya and I live with my family in the outskirts of Ulaanbaatar, Uliastai area. My business produces felt roofs and surroundings of lattice from wool for Mongolian portable nomadic round tents (gers). I started production in 2005 as a family business with my husband and now

21/09/2017 | News Releases
InsuResilience Investment Fund to acquire a 25% equity stake in Asia Insurance Company Ltd

Zurich, 21 September 2017 – The InsuResilience Investment Fund set up by the German development bank KFW and managed by Swiss based Impact Investment Manager BlueOrchard Finance, has entered into an agreement to acquire a significant minority stake in Lahore-based Asia Insurance Company Ltd, a

Climate change presents increasing threat to food security globally
15/09/2017 | Blog
The InsuResilience Investment Fund (IIF)

The underlying premise of the fund is that insurance providers, and insurance-related initiatives, can play a critical role in mitigating the financial impacts of adverse climate events on poor and vulnerable populations.

14/09/2017 | Press Coverage
L'AGEFI
BlueOrchard: strong results in the first half-year and extended offering

BlueOrchard looks back on a very successful half-year achieving considerable milestones, acquiring new mandates and thus further strengthening its expertise. BlueOrchard has made significant progress, placing the firm on a path towards sustained growth as the leading Impact Investing Manager.

12/09/2017 | Events
BlueOrchard Investor Field Trip to Myanmar
Past Event
07/11/2017 — 09/11/2017 Myanmar

Join the investment team in the field for four days of first-hand insights into impact investing.

23/08/2017 | Videos
Peter A. Fanconi im Interview mit Finews

Der Finanzfachmann Peter Fanconi spricht im Interview mit finews.ch-TV über die Ziele der Beteiligungsstrategie der Graubündner Kantonalbank und Immobilien-Investments in Georgien.

23/08/2017 | Press Coverage
L'AGEFI
Microcrédits: investir dans des start-up un peu différentes

Les micro-entreprises libèrent un potentiel, favorisent l’esprit d’entreprise et permettent aux investisseurs de dégager des rendements financiers et sociaux attrayants.

22/08/2017 | Press Coverage
Finews
Peter A. Fanconi im Interview

Der Finanzfachmann Peter Fanconi spricht im Interview mit finews.ch-TV über die Ziele der Beteiligungsstrategie der Graubündner Kantonalbank und Immobilien-Investments in Georgien.

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21/08/2017 | Blog
#This is my story

I am Gerardo Diaz de Leon and I live in Mexico City. I have a kiosk, in which I sell tacos, and I run a mechanic service for automobiles. With my first loan from FinLabor (Mexican microfinance institution) I leased a mobile kiosk named “Tacos Don Ruly”. I invested my second loan for USD 2.500 [&

18/08/2017 | Press Coverage
Handelszeitung
Investitionen in die etwas anderen Start-Ups

Mikrounternehmen in Entwicklungsländern setzen Potenzial frei. Die Förderung des Unternehmertums kann für Investoren attraktive finanzielle Renditen erzielen.

17/08/2017 | Events
Investor Partners – 5. Kapitalmarktkonferenz
Past Event
26/09/2017 Frankfurt, Germany

Speaker: Patrick Scheurle, CEO