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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

17/08/2017 | Press Coverage
Caucasus Business Week
New Company to Carry out Energy Efficient Construction Projects in Georgia

Caucasus Real Estate Fund will appear on Georgian market soon to make investments in energy efficient real estates. The Fund will be founded by BlueOrchard investment company, which purchased Ternes Real Estate Fund in July 2017.