- If about microfinance or inclusive finance, I write about things which I hear, about events I go to, or articles I read. There is a small bias towards mobile payments, alternative delivery channels, and alternative data for credit scoring since I am am very interested in these topics. When I do not blog about interesting topics, I am an impact microfinance investment officer at the European Investment Bank (EIB).
March 2023 M T W T F S S « Nov 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
What are you looking for?!
- access to finance
- agricultural finance
- alternative data
- banking agents
- consumer protection
- credit analysis
- digital financial services
- disaster-affected countries
- Eastern Europe
- financial education
- impact investing
- investment funds
- mobile banking
- Social Impact Bonds
- social performance
Subscribe to my blog via email
Tag Archives: Luxembourg
The European Responsible Investment Fund Survey 2015
In line with my blog on social performance of Microfinance Investment Vehicles: „Practicing what you preach?! Social Performance of 5 social investors“, and the one on the GIIN (Global Impact Investing Network) “Impact Investing Network: an analysis of 300 impact … Continue reading
Posted in Allgemein Tagged impact investing, Luxembourg, research Comments Off on The European Responsible Investment Fund Survey 2015
Do we need training on finance in Luxembourg?!
It seems so: From March 9-13 2015, Luxembourg will celebrate its “Woch vun de Suen” in the context of the European Money Week. With 4% of all households in Luxembourg being overindebted (12% for Europe), the Luxembourg Banker´s Association launched a … Continue reading
Posted in Allgemein Tagged financial education, Luxembourg Comments Off on Do we need training on finance in Luxembourg?!
Investing in LMDF? I get 5 times what I would get at the bank!
I guess many of you have also been disappointed by current rates on savings accounts, money market funds, etc. In June 2014, in Luxembourg, I would have gotten 0,4% at the Spuerkees, at Fortuna, and BGL, and 0,5% at ING. … Continue reading
Posted in Allgemein Tagged investment funds, Luxembourg Comments Off on Investing in LMDF? I get 5 times what I would get at the bank!
Microfinance @ Impactory
“Tracing social business models from charity to billion dollar banks” – This was the title of a lunch session at the Impactory in Luxembourg. I joined forces with the Executive Director of LMDF – The Luxemburg Microfinance and Development Fund, … Continue reading
Posted in Allgemein Tagged Luxembourg, microfinance Comments Off on Microfinance @ Impactory