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18/07/2018 | Media Coverage
L'AGEFI
Microfinance: des sources de rendement alternatives

Les placements dans ce domaine ont à la fois un impact social et une attractivité financière.

17/07/2018 | Media Coverage
REUTERS
Short duration debt, Mideast equity lead first half EM fund performance

LONDON (Reuters) – Middle East equity funds soared in the first half of 2018 after Saudi Arabia got the nod from MSCI for inclusion in its emerging stocks index, while microfinance and short-duration emerging debt funds weathered the bond market shake-out best.

This is my story
16/07/2018 | Blog
#This is my story

My name is Jose Elías Suazo Romero and I come from Yoro, Honduras. Over the last three years, I have received five different loans from Credisol (Honduran microfinance institution), which allowed me to expand my coffee plantation from 30’000 square yards to 280’000 square yards. I currently sel

16/07/2018 | Media Coverage
Family Office Magazine
An alternative to traditional microfinancing in emerging markets: impact bonds offer financial returns, liquidity and social impact

As early as 2007, the G8, the group of eight leading economies, highlighted the role of bond markets in emerging and developing countries for economic and financial stability and growth in these countries.

09/07/2018 | Events
Asia Sustainable & Responsible Capital Markets Forum 2018
Upcoming
26/09/2018 Hong Kong

Speaker: Pierrick Balmain, Head of Business Development APAC

04/07/2018 | Events
IIS Conference
Past Event
11/07/2018 Berlin

Speaker: David Keel, Head of Business Development

02/07/2018 | Media Coverage
ESG Clarity
Tensions simmer over definition of impact investing

Impact investing, as a dedicated niche of sustainable investing, is under threat by greenwashing from mainstream asset managers, specialists warn.

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25/06/2018 | Blog
#This is my story

My name is Baji Hina and I come from Pakistan. A few years ago, my household’s financial condition was precarious, as my husband was unfortunately not able to secure a fixed employment contract. I wanted to contribute to improving my family’s situation, that is why I decided to start my own busi

22/06/2018 | Media Coverage
Handelszeitung
Alternative Renditequellen in einem diversifizierten Portfolio

Sozialer Impact und finanzielle Rendite Hand in Hand – warum Anlagen im Mikrofinanzbereich für Investoren eine interessante Alternative bieten.

19/06/2018 | Events
SECA Conference
Past Event
04/07/2018 Zurich

Speakers: Patrick Scheurle, Chief Executive Officer, and Admir Trnjanin, Associate Business Development

19/06/2018 | Events
UNCTAD World Investment Forum
Upcoming
26/10/2018 Geneva

Speaker: Maria Teresa Zappia, Chief Investment Officer

18/06/2018 | Media Coverage
Luxembourg Times
CSSF grants UCITS license to Swiss asset manager

Luxembourg’s financial watchdog, the CSSF, has given authorization to a Swiss asset manager to act as a UCITS management company. BlueOrchard, which already has an alternative investment fund manager (AIFM) license, received the authorization for its Luxembourg entity.

14/06/2018 | Media Coverage
Private Banker International
BlueOrchard obtains UCITS licence for Luxembourg business

Swiss asset manager BlueOrchard has secured UCITS licence from Luxembourg financial regulator CSSF for its Luxembourg entity BlueOrchard Asset Management (Luxembourg).

13/06/2018 | Media Coverage
Citywire.ch
BlueOrchard to launch Ucits fund after winning licence

BlueOrchard has announced the launch of a new Ucits fund, which will become available in the next few weeks.

13/06/2018 | Media Coverage
Investment Europe
BlueOrchard receives Ucits license & launches fund

Swiss asset manager BlueOrchard has received the authorisation for its Luxembourg entity, BlueOrchard Asset Management (Luxembourg) SA, to act as a Ucits management company.

12/06/2018 | Media Coverage
Citywire.de
Luxemburger Asset Manager erhält UCITS-Lizenz und startet Fonds

Die luxemburgische Niederlassung (BlueOrchard Asset Management) des Schweizer Unternehmens BlueOrchard Finance erhält von der luxemburgischen Finanzaufsicht CSSF die Erlaubnis als UCITS‐Manager zu fungieren, um seine Produktpalette auszubauen.

12/06/2018 | News Releases
BlueOrchard granted UCITS license by CSSF

News release BlueOrchard has been granted CSSF authorization to act as a UCITS management company (in addition to its existing AIFM license). BlueOrchard to respond to the increasing demand for UCITS compliant impact investing solutions. Launch of first UCITS Emerging Markets Impact Bond Fund to fol

08/06/2018 | Media Coverage
Private Banker International
Impact investment manager BlueOrchard launches Singapore office

Swiss impact investment manager BlueOrchard Finance has expanded its presence in the Asia-Pacific region by opening a new office in Singapore.

07/06/2018 | Media Coverage
Finews.ch
BlueOrchard eröffnet Büro in Singapur

Der auf nachhaltige und soziale Investments spezialisierte Schweizer Vermögensverwalter BlueOrchard erweitert seine Präsenz in Asien – mit einem neuen Standort im Singapur.

07/06/2018 | Media Coverage
Finews.com
BlueOrchard Heads for Singapore

Asset manager BlueOrchard is widening its presence in Asia, with a new office in Singapore. The Swiss firm is banking on a greater appetite from Asian investors for sustainable and impact investing.