Impact Investing

“Demand growing for ESG fixed income solutions in Asia” –The Asset ESG Forum – September 30, 2019

On September 30, 2019 The Asset reported that “HSBC Global Asset Management (HSBC GAM) is currently fundraising for an emerging market green impact bond fund that it hopes to raise a total of US$750 million for by the end of November. This fund already has the International Finance Corp (IFC) as one of its anchor […]

“Impact investment a flight to safety while doing good” – The Asset ESG Forum – August 15, 2019

On August 15, 2019 The Asset reported that “(g)lobal asset management firm Schroders has recently acquired a majority stake in Zurich-based impact investor BlueOrchard. Established in 2001, BlueOrchard is a major impact investment manager that focuses on inclusive and climate-smart growth, while providing attractive returns for investors. To date, the firm has deployed in excess […]