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08/09/2021 | News Releases
ADB and BlueOrchard sign USD 50 million risk-sharing agreement to bolster microfinance

Zurich/Manila, 8 September 2021 – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and leading impact investment management firm BlueOrchard Finance Ltd (BlueOrchard) have signed a USD 50 million risk-sharing agreement to expand microfinance coverage in ADB’s developing member countries (DMCs). BlueOrchard is t

31/08/2021 | Videos
BlueOrchard Pioneer Talks – Episode 8: Fostering Financial Inclusion

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 episode eight, Normunds Mizis, our Chief Credit Officer, and Ana Maria talk about the development of

30/08/2021 | Blog
#BOFaces – Meet Matt Sparkes

The #BOFaces series introduces you to the people making up BlueOrchard’s dedicated team, which is spread across our offices around the world. This week, we had the pleasure of speaking with Matt Sparkes, Chief Risk Officer and General Counsel based in the Geneva office. Continue reading if you wan

16/08/2021 | Blog
This is My Story – Rajwadi

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

29/07/2021 | News
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BlueOrchard Secures Second Close of Covid-19 Support Fund

Stockholm (NordSIP) – Although many financial institutions in emerging and frontier markets have weathered the Covid-19 pandemic, the crisis threatens decades of progress made towards reducing global poverty and inequality. Among other concerns, the risk aversion that has accompanied the crisis a

29/07/2021 | Videos
BlueOrchard Pioneer Talks – Episode 7: Capital Meets Purpose

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 seventh episode, our Head of Private Equity & Sustainable Infrastructure, Felix Hermes, and

28/07/2021 | Blog
#BOFaces – Meet Nini Rekhviashvili

The #BOFaces series introduces you to the people making up BlueOrchard’s dedicated team, which is spread across our offices around the world. This week, we had the pleasure of speaking with Nini Rekhviashvili, Senior Investment Officer, based in the Tbilisi office. We took this opportunity to lear

27/07/2021 | News
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BlueOrchard continue à promouvoir les solutions d’investissement à impact

En l’année de son 20e anniversaire, BlueOrchard renforce son positionnement de leader mondial de la gestion à impact sur les marchés émergents en lançant une gamme de solutions d’investissement innovantes, en optimisant sa boîte à outils de pointe «B.Impact» pour de nouvelles classes d

27/07/2021 | News Releases
BlueOrchard continues to drive impact investment solutions across public and private markets

Zurich, 26 July 2021 – In its 20th anniversary year, BlueOrchard strengthens its position as the world’s leading emerging market impact manager by launching a range of innovative investment solutions, upgrading its state-of-the art impact management toolkit “B.Impact” to new asset classes, a

26/07/2021 | News
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BlueOrchard treibt Impact Investmentlösungen auf öffentlichen und privaten Märkten weiter voran

Im Jubiläumsjahr seines zwanzigjährigen Bestehens baut BlueOrchard seine Position als weltweit führender Impact Investmentmanager in Schwellen- und Grenzmärkten weiter aus und lanciert eine Reihe von innovativen Investitionslösungen.

26/07/2021 | News
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BlueOrchard continue à promouvoir les solutions d’investissement à impact sur les marchés publics et privés

En l’année de son 20e anniversaire, BlueOrchard renforce son positionnement de leader mondial de la gestion à impact sur les marchés émergents en lançant une gamme de solutions d’investissement innovantes, en optimisant sa boîte à outils de pointe «B.Impact» pour de nouvelles classes d

26/07/2021 | News
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BlueOrchard a bien résisté au premier semestre 2021

Le gestionnaire suisse d’investissements à impact a enregistré de solides performances dans toutes ses stratégies.

26/07/2021 | Blog
This is My Story – Grace Kissiri

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

23/07/2021 | Media Coverage
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BlueOrchard mit zweitem Closing des Covid-19-Unterstützungsfonds

BlueOrchard, ein führender Impact Investment Manager und Mitglied der Schroders Gruppe, vollzieht das zweite Closing mit 207 Millionen US-Dollar seines BlueOrchard Covid-19 Emerging and Frontier Markets MSME Support Fund.

23/07/2021 | News
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Das ist es, was mich antreibt

Das Schweizer Unternehmen BlueOrchard, eine Schroders-Tochter, will als Impact-Investor nicht nur Renditen liefern, sondern auch die Welt verbessern. Geschäftsführer Philipp Müller über eine umdenkende Gesellschaft, politische Risiken und Geschichten, die ihm das Herz wärmen.

22/07/2021 | News
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BlueOrchard vollzieht zweites Closing des Covid-19-Unterstützungsfonds

Der Ende 2020 an den Start gegangene BlueOrchard Covid-19 Emerging and Frontier Markets MSME Support Fund kann zwei weitere, namhafte Investoren begrüßen, die die bestehende Investorengruppe, darunter Schroders und die KfW, ergänzen.

22/07/2021 | News Releases
Second closing of BlueOrchard’s Covid-19 support fund completed at over USD 200m

Zurich, 22 July 2021 – BlueOrchard Finance Ltd (BlueOrchard), a leading impact investment manager and member of the Schroders Group, is pleased to announce the second closing of the “BlueOrchard Covid-19 Emerging and Frontier Markets MSME Support Fund”, welcoming new public and private investo

02/07/2021 | Media Coverage
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Schroders and BlueOrchard launch climate bond fund

A new climate fund launched by Schroders and BlueOrchard is tapping into the growing appetite for emerging market debt and investors’ demand for stricter ESG norms.

30/06/2021 | Eastern Europe & Caucasus
This Is My Story – Covid-19 Special: Jyldyz Shamshieva

Coping with the Covid-19 pandemic is a major challenge for people around the world.  Micro, small and medium-sized businesses and the people who work for them are particularly affected. At the same time, however, there are also many encouraging stories to tell about micro-entrepreneurs who have wit