Asset Manager Schroders Acquires Majority Stake in BlueOrchard

Friday, July 26, 2019

British asset manager Schroders Plc said on Friday it has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Swiss impact investor BlueOrchard Finance Ltd for an undisclosed sum.

Zurich-based BlueOrchard, founded in 2001, puts money into projects that pay returns based on hitting non-financial targets, often linked to social development or the environment.

Photo courtesy of Sudipto Sarkar.

Source: Reuters (link opens in a new window)

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