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02/03/2021 | Media Coverage
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Infrastructures: moteur essentiel de la croissance durable des EM

Gianfranco Saladino de BlueOrchard explique pourquoi les investissements dans les infrastructures pourront garantir une croissance durable dans les marchés émergents à la fin de la pandémie.

26/02/2021 | Videos
BlueOrchard Pioneer Talks – Episode 2: Giving a Face to Impact Investing

‘BlueOrchard Pioneer Talks’ with Ana Maria Montero is a series of 12 conversations with industry experts, end clients, investors, and investees that will take you on the journey of impact investing. In the second interview, Lucy Wilfred a teacher and micro-entrepreneur from Tanzania, shares

25/02/2021 | Blog
#BOFaces – Meet Sevara

The #BOFaces series introduced you to the people making up BlueOrchard’s dedicated team, spread out across our international offices. This week, we had the pleasure of speaking with Sevara Mukhamet-Alieva, our Eurosasia Regional Director in Private Debt based in the Tbilisi office. We took thi

24/02/2021 | Blog
This is My Story – Jemal Bigvava

2021 is a very special year for BlueOrchard as we celebrate our 20th anniversary. Throughout 2021 we will be sharing with you some of the encouraging entrepreneurial stories, personal dreams, and insights into the lives of families around the globe who are struggling and fighting against adversity e

23/02/2021 | Media Coverage
Environmental Finance
BlueOrchard targets infrastructure in bid to draw larger impact investors

BlueOrchard says it is increasingly targeting investments in sustainable infrastructure as it looks to attract large investors including pension funds to make impact investments. Maria Teresa Zappia, chief impact & blended finance officer, and deputy CEO of BlueOrchard, told Environmental Finan

18/02/2021 | Media Coverage
Morningstar
Strategie alternative, tra impatto e innovazione

Le soluzioni lanciate da alcuni asset manager nei paesi emergenti offrono esempi di collaborazione tra pubblico e privato, di supporto alle piccole e medie imprese e alle comunità locali che possono essere utili anche nelle regioni sviluppate per la ripresa economica post-Covid-19.

18/02/2021 | Blog
Infrastructure key driver of sustainable growth in emerging markets

Zurich, 18 February 2021 – The impact of the Covid 19 pandemic is also noticeable in some infrastructure sectors in developing countries. However, megatrends such as the energy transition, urbanisation and digitalisation are here to stay and will further materialize in infrastructure investments.

16/02/2021 | Media Coverage
Intelligent Investors
Stabile, risikoadjustierte Renditen

Ohne geeignete, moderne Infrastruktur läuft es nicht rund. Insofern liegt es auf der Hand, dass dieses Thema immer mal wieder en vogue ist. Gianfranco Saladino, Head of Sustainable Infrastructure Investments bei BlueOrchard, stand der INTELLIGENT INVESTORS-Redaktion Rede und Antwort.

16/02/2021 | Blog
Infrastructure Investments – Interview with Gianfranco Saladino

Gianfranco Saladino, Head of Sustainable Infrastructure Investments at BlueOrchard spoke with the German business magazine Intelligent Investors about the relevance of infrastructure investments moving forward. Investors sometimes find it difficult to decide where to invest their money right now. Wh

09/02/2021 | Blog
Blended Finance in Unprecedented Times

Blended Finance in Unprecedented Times. Written by Maria Teresa Zappia and Valerie Harrington. The Covid-19 pandemic has the potential to exceed even the 2008 Financial Crisis in regard to economic consequences on all sectors of the real economy. However, no matter how broad the impact of this crisi

07/02/2021 | Media Coverage
IPE
OECD Blended Finance: BlackRock chief says governments must play their part in decarbonisation

The founder of $8.7trn (€7.2trn) asset manager BlackRock told the OECD’s Blended Finance Week and Impact event that the transition to a net-zero carbon global economy could not be achieved solely by action from public companies.

03/02/2021 | Media Coverage
Investir CH
Perspectives d’investissement d’impact en 2021

Les marchés émergents se sont finalement mieux comportés que ce que beaucoup craignaient lors de la pandémie liée à la Covid-19. Les préoccupations initiales laissaient craindre que, combinés, le coup porté au commerce et au tourisme, la baisse des prix des matières premières et le ralent

03/02/2021 | Latin America
This is My Story – César Julio Salirosas Pacheco

2021 is a very special year for BlueOrchard as we celebrate our 20th anniversary. Throughout 2021 we will be sharing with you some of the encouraging entrepreneurial stories, personal dreams, and insights into the lives of families around the globe who are struggling and fighting against adversity e

29/01/2021 | Media Coverage
L'Agefi
BlueOrchard développe l’offre de micro-assurance climatique

Le spécialiste de l’investissement d’impact vient de clore deux fonds de 250 millions d’euros pour l’assurance climat.

29/01/2021 | Publications
This is My Story – BlueOrchard’s 20 years anniversary book

4 continents, 12 stories How can impact investing serve society’s most vulnerable individuals? Meet 12 inspiring people who have put a small amount of money to work in a big way.

28/01/2021 | Media Coverage
Bond Guide
BlueOrchard: Warum Investoren auf nachhaltige Infrastruktur setzen sollten

Viele Investoren scheuen langfristige Investitionen in Entwicklungsländern aus Angst vor höheren Risiken. Damit entgehen ihnen aber auch Chancen wie Investitionen in nachhaltige Infrastruktur. Welche Risiken und Vorteile damit verbunden sind.

28/01/2021 | Videos
BlueOrchard Pioneer Talks – Episode 1: The Story of BlueOrchard

‘BlueOrchard Pioneer Talks’ with Ana Maria Montero is a series of 12 conversations with industry experts, end clients, investors, and investees that will take you on the journey of impact investing. In the first of 12 interviews, BlueOrchard Chairman Peter Fanconi looks back at the 20 ye

22/01/2021 | Covid-19
Outlook 2021: Impact Investing in Emerging Markets

How emerging markets fared through the pandemic and what to expect in 2021. Emerging markets ultimately fared better than many feared through the Covid-19 pandemic. The initial concerns were that, combined, the hit to trade and tourism, weaker commodity prices and slowing foreign direct investment (

22/01/2021 | Media Coverage
Altii
Nachhaltige Infrastruktur in Entwicklungsländern – die große Lücke

Ohne Straßen, Strom- und Telekommunikationsnetze können Gesellschaft und Wirtschaft nicht funktionieren. Gerade in den Entwicklungsländern fehlt es jedoch häufig an Infrastruktur. Warum diese Herausforderung Investoren auch Möglichkeiten bietet.

22/01/2021 | Media Coverage
DPN Online
BlueOrchard: Impact Impact Impact

Dieses Jahr feiert BlueOrchard sein zwanzigjähriges Bestehen – ein Rück- und Ausblick.