Switzerland

“Swiss Cocoa Industry Makes Sustainability Commitment” – Candy USA – January 29, 2018

On January 29, 2018 Candy USA reported that the Swiss chocolatier Barry Callebaut AG announced that it “and 40 other Swiss cocoa industry players have joined together under the Swiss Platform for Sustainable Cocoa, with the goal of having at least 80 percent of all cocoa-containing products imported into Switzerland coming from sustainable sources.” According […]

“Symbiotics 11th edition MIV Survey reports 10.4% annual growth of global microfinance funds” – Symbiotics – September 26, 2017

On September 26, 2017 Symbiotics announced the publication of the 11th annual edition of the Symbiotics Microfinance Investment Vehicles (MIV) Survey.  According to Symbiotics, “(t)his unique study provides asset managers, investors and academia alike with the latest information of most of the world’s microfinance fund activity in emerging markets. This year’s key findings include: Continuous […]