Switzerland

“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 […]

“To make ESG investing work, Swiss Re focuses on diversity” – GreenBiz – July 31, 2017

On July 31, 2017 GreenBiz reported that the world’s second-largest reinsurance company, Swiss Re, “is 90%of the way through the process of shifting its entire $130 billion liquid asset portfolio towards environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) indices. It expects to complete the transition by the end of the third quarter of 2017.” According to […]