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9 November 2017

Monthly report 10/2017 IIV Mikrofinanzfonds

During the month of October, the IIV Mikrofinanzfonds invested 26.5 million USD and 3 million EUR in microfinance institutions located in Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Kirgizstan, Kosovo and Albania.

The return during this month amounts to 0.11 percent in share class R and to 0.15 percent in share class I. Therewith, the fund has achieved a positive return of 2.28 percent p.a. in share class R and 2.77 p.a. in share class I since its inception in 2011.

Kindly find additional information in this month´s factsheet.

30 October 2017

Handelsblatt Business Briefing - Sustainable Investments August: Digitization of the financial sector

In the August issue of the Handelsblatt Business Briefings Sustainable Investments, Susanne Bergius examines, among other things, the extent to which fintechs can benefit society and the extent to which they promote sustainability. Read the full article here. (Germany-only)

11 October 2017

Monthly report 9/2017 IIV Mikrofinanzfonds

During the month of September, the IIV Mikrofinanzfonds invested 16.8 million USD in microfinance institutions located in Cambodia, Peru, Haiti, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Mexico, Kirgizstan, Georgia, El Salvador, and Argentina and 2.0 million EUR in a microfinance institution located in Kosovo.

The return during this month amounts to 0.25 percent in share class R and to 0.29 percent in share class I. Therewith, the fund has achieved a positive return of 2.3 percent p.a. in share class R and 2.78 p.a. in share class I since its inception in 2011.

Kindly find additional information in this month´s factsheet.

9 October 2017

Invest in Visions in Euro am Sonntag

In the press article „Microfinance Funds: Helping people help themselves“ in the magazine Euro am Sonntag, Invest in Vision´s CEO, Ms. Edda Schröder, describes the criteria the IIV Mikrofinanzfonds applies when selecting adequate microfinance institutions. She further sheds light on why the fund does currently not invest in MFIs located in Azerbaijan or Colombia. We are very happy that our Fund was selected as the favorit of the editorial team. Kindly find attached the full article (German-only)

11 August 2017

Monthly report 8/2017 IIV Mikrofinanzfonds

During the month of August, the IIV Mikrofinanzfonds invested 0.7 million EUR in a microfinance institution located in Kosovo.

The return during this month amounts to 0.09 percent in share class R and to 0.13 percent in share class I. Therewith, the fund has achieved a positive return of 2.28 percent p.a. in share class R and 2.77 p.a. in share class I since its inception in 2011.

Kindly find additional information in this month´s factsheet.

16 August 2017

Interview with Badische Zeitung

In her latest interview for Badische Zeitung, Ms. Edda Schröder, CEO of Invest in Visions, describes how investors can invest in companies that go against societal and environmental challenges and which other factors currently drive the impact investing sector. Kindly find below the link to the full article " Gutes tun und gleichzeitig Geld verdienen - mit Social Impact Investing " of July 20, 2017 in the Badische Zeitung. (German only)

09. August 2017

Monthly report 07/2017 IIV Mikrofinanzfonds

During the month of July, the IIV Mikrofinanzfonds invested 19.5 million USD and 29.1 million EUR in mi-
crofinance institutions located in Peru, Cambodia, Tajikistan, Bolivia, Sri Lanka, Belarus, and Kosovo.

The return during this month amounts to 0.28 percent in share class R and to 0.32 percent in share class I.
Therewith, the fund has achieved a positive return of 2.30 percent p.a. in share class R and 2.79 p.a. in
share class I since its inception in 2011.

Kindly find additional information in this month´s factsheet.

11 July 2017

Monthly report 6/2017 IIV Mikrofinanzfonds

During the month of June, the IIV Mikrofinanzfonds invested 6.5 million USD in microfinance institutions located in El Salvador, Ecuador, Cambodia and Mongolia.

The return during this month amounts to 0.03 percent in share class R and to 0.07 percent in share class I. Therewith, the fund has achieved a positive return of 2.29 percent p.a. in share class R and 2.77 p.a. in share class I since its inception in 2011.

Kindly find additional information in this month´s factsheet.

21 June 2017

Invest in Visions in the “Institutional Money” magazine

The magazine “Institutional Money” published an article about the initiation of our RAIF IIV IMPACT INVESTING FUNDS. The Impact Investing Umbrella Fund based in Luxembourg will launch two microfinance funds for institutional investors. Kindly find attached the section “Nachrichten und Köpfe“ of the „Institutional Money“ No. 2/2017 (German only).

15 September .2016

Making visions come true: 10 years of Invest in Visions

Ten years ago, Invest in Visions was founded with the aim of making visions come true. Many companions, business partners and investors have accompanied and supported us on this challenging and exciting journey. We can proudly look back on many successes achieved; therewith making a name for ourselves as a pioneer in the world of microfinance. In 2011, we achieved an important milestone with the launch of our IIV Microfinance fund - the first fund of this asset class in Germany for retail and institutional investors.

More than 100 guests, invited from the founder and managing director Edda Schröder, came to the jubilee, which took place on the 15th of September in 2016. The ‘Mühle der schönen Künste’ served as unique location with extensive grounds and elaborated decorations.