Microfinance

“MOROCCO: First phase of Toubkal sustainable arboriculture project completed” – Afrik 21 – April 14, 2020

On April 14, 2020 Afrik 21 reported that “(t)he sustainable arboriculture project in Toubkal, southern Morocco, is progressing well. The first phase has recently been finalised and a total of 8,000 fruit trees have been planted. The initiative aims to provide the inhabitants of the commune of Toubkal with a sustainable source of income. It […]

“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 […]