04 Aug '11, 9pm

Impact Investing, Luxembourg Style

Pass the Gromperekichelcher: Impact Investing, Luxembourg Style A new Luxembourg impact investment fund focuses on lifting up the world's poor For many in the finance sector, Luxembourg is an oasis of economic stability kept afloat by outsized incomes and the world's highest nominal GDP per capita.[1] Indeed, Le Grand-Duché is the Eurozone's biggest wealth management center, Europe's biggest investment center and the second biggest investment center in the world behind the United States. FLEXIBILITY FOR RISK CAPITAL So it may be surprising to some that, for many years, Luxembourg didn't have a specific investment vehicle covering the venture capital and private equity sectors. For VCs, there were only two options: Either set up a private equity firm to target a concentrated group of investors or a more open and public-minded "undertaking for collective investment" (UCI) --...

Full article: http://www.justmeans.com/Impact-Investing-Luxembourg-Styl...

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