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Fondation Botnar awards a USD 60 million impact investment mandate to PG Impact Investments

We are proud to announce that Fondation Botnar, one of the largest foundations in Switzerland, has entrusted PG Impact Investments with the management of a USD 60 million mandate. The primary aim of this mandate is to provide essential solutions to vulnerable low-income populations through investments in emerging and frontier markets. The mandate leverages on [...]

2020-07-02T07:50:05+00:00July 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|

PGII Annual Impact Report 2019

We are proud and delighted to present you with the PG Impact Investments’ Annual Impact Report 2019. 2019 was an eventful year for us as we grew our portfolio by over 75%, set up our Latin America coverage team, opened our Asian office in Singapore and launched an Impact & Value Creation function. With the [...]

2020-05-13T08:30:56+00:00May 13th, 2020|English|

PG Impact Investments invests in Cooperativa de Ahorro y Crédito Cooprogreso Ltda, expanding financial inclusion for small and medium enterprises and underserved individuals in Ecuador

Baar-Zug, Switzerland, 31 March 2020 Cooperativa de Ahorro y Crédito Cooprogreso Ltda.  was founded 50+ years ago by a mission-driven group of 32 entrepreneurs in the village of Atahualpa, located in a small rural mountain area in central Ecuador, in order to foster the economic development of their region. The cooperative's objective of saving and [...]

2020-04-06T08:22:21+00:00March 31st, 2020|Uncategorized|

PG Impact Investments invests in Varthana, expanding access to quality education in low-income communities in India

We are proud to announce that PG Impact Investments has made its first investment in the education sector following the disbursement of a loan to Thirumeni Finance Private Limited (“Varthana”), a leading non-bank financing company that focuses on lending specifically to affordable private schools with a mission to improve access to quality education in low-income [...]

2020-04-06T08:22:21+00:00December 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|

PG Impact Investments makes an equity investment in Asian Institute of Gastroenterology (AIG), Asia’s leading gastroenterology hospital.

Baar-Zug, Switzerland, 11 December 2019 PG Impact Investments, a global impact investment firm, has made an equity investment in Asian Institute of Gastroenterology (AIG), Asia’s leading gastroenterology hospital. In partnership with Quadria Capital and other co-investors, PG Impact Investments will support AIG’s growth strategy aimed at providing healthcare to more than 500,000 patients by 2022. [...]

2020-04-06T08:22:21+00:00December 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|

PG Impact Investments makes an investment in Indonesia’s first blended finance facility which combines social and environmental impact: Tropical Landscapes Finance Facility I

Baar-Zug, Switzerland, 8 October 2019 PG Impact Investments, a global impact investment firm, invested in the inaugural transaction of the Tropical Landscapes Finance Facility I (TLFF I), which has issued notes to finance a USD 95 million loan to a sustainable natural rubber plantation operator in Indonesia. TLFF I was structured using blended finance, with [...]

2020-04-06T08:22:21+00:00October 8th, 2019|English|

PG Impact Investments invests in Acceso Crediticio, expanding financial inclusion for Peruvian entrepreneurs and contributing to lower carbon emissions in Peru

Baar-Zug, Switzerland, 20th August 2019 Acceso Crediticio ("Acceso" or “the Company”) was founded in 1999 by experienced Peruvian entrepreneurs to provide innovative financing solutions for individuals and enterprises that are not properly served by the traditional banking system. In addition, the company aims to alleviate the environmental condition of the metropolitan area of Lima – [...]

2020-04-06T08:22:21+00:00August 16th, 2019|English|

PGII Annual Impact Report 2018

We are pleased to present you with PG Impact Investments’ Annual Impact Report 2018. 2018 has been a remarkable year for us: following strong client demand for our inaugural fund, PG Impact Investments I, L.P., we completed its final close with commitments totalling USD 210 million, significantly exceeding our initial target of USD 150 million. [...]

2020-04-06T08:22:22+00:00June 26th, 2019|English|

PG Impact Investments makes a mezzanine debt investment into i-Finance Leasing expanding financial inclusion in Cambodia

Baar-Zug, Switzerland, 14 May 2019 PG Impact Investments, a global impact investment firm, has made a mezzanine debt investment into i-Finance Leasing PLC (“i-Finance” or “the Company”), which provides leases to low-income individuals and micro-small and medium enterprises ("MSMEs") in Cambodia to purchase productive assets such as motorbikes, cars and appliances or equipment. i-Finance's mission [...]

2020-04-06T08:22:22+00:00May 14th, 2019|English|

PG Impact Investments beschafft USD 210 Mio. für ihren ersten Social-Impact-Fonds

Baar, 13. February 2019 - PG Impact Investments ist mit ihrem ersten Fonds PG Impact Investments I, L.P. («der Fonds») auf eine hohe Kundennachfrage gestossen. Die Mittelbeschaffung für den Fonds wurde im Dezember 2018 mit Kapitalzusagen von USD 210 Mio. beendet. Damit übertraf er das ursprüngliche Beschaffungsziel von USD 150 Mio. bei weitem. Ziel des [...]

2019-10-04T08:18:15+00:00February 11th, 2019|Deutsch|