Fintech – Retard à l’allumage

C’est le paradoxe des fintechs ou des wealthtechs. Elles sont de plus en plus nombreuses, de mieux en mieux calibrées, et pourtant elles peinent encore à se frayer un chemin dans le secteur du wealth management. Spécialiste du genre, Kim-Andrée Potvin se penche ici sur ce problème récurrent.

The Government of Côte d’Ivoire commits EUR 5 million to SDG500 at United Nations High-Level Political Forum virtual side event

SDG500, a pioneering USD$500 million investment platform dedicated to helping achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), has secured a new EUR 5 million commitment from the Government of Côte d’Ivoire. Lacina Koné, the Chief Executive Officer of SmartAfrica, made the announcement in a tribute address honoring the former Prime Minister of Côte d’Ivoire and his […]

The core principle of impact investing

By Florian Kemmerich, Managing Partner at Bamboo Capital Partners The world needs healing now more than ever. This is not wholly related to the pandemic either. Before COVID-19, we were witnessing high rates of unemployment, a lack of basic amenities, and a dearth of basic healthcare services in many developing countries. There is a major […]

Bamboo strengthens Latin America operations with formation of new Board of Directors

The Board of Directors will support Bamboo’s operations in Latin America, which are led by Jorge Farfan, Regional Director. This will include support across all areas of corporate governance, strategy, fund management, new investments, and fundraising.  Jean-Philippe de Schrevel, Founder and Managing Partner of Bamboo will sit on the Board, alongside Victor Toledo, Rebecca Ruf, […]

Bamboo Capital Partners publishes its Impact Report 2019

Pioneering investor impacts an additional 32 million lives, rising to total of 184 million lives since 2007 Bamboo Capital Partners today launches its Impact Report 2019. For the 12-month period, Bamboo is proud to announce that its investee companies have Impacted an additional 32 million lives in developing markets, supported an additional 5,000 jobs, including […]