09 May 2017 (German only)Invest in Visions launches microfinance fund for institutional investors (German only)
Invest in Visions GmbH together with the service KVG HANSAINVEST LUX S.A. set up the RAIF IIV IMPACT INVESTING FUNDS. The Impact Investing Umbrella Fund, designed as Luxembourg special fund, is launching two microfinance funds for institutional investors under this umbrella.
"The mission of fund management is to enable the underprivileged people in the developing countries who do not have access to formal financial services."
15 December 2016 (German only)Invest in Visions wins with DWM renowned advisor
The IIV microfinance fund was able to win a new advisor for microfinance and sustainable investments with Developing World Markets (DWM). The company, headquartered in the USA, will continue to support the IIV in the country analysis and selection of microfinance institutions.
15 September 2016 (German only)From vision to action: 10 years of Invest in Visions
Ten years ago Invest in Visions was founded with the aim of making visions come true. In this exciting and eventful way, companions, business partners and investors have accompanied and supported us in various ways. Looking back, we can say we have achieved a lot. As a microfinance investor of the first hour, we reached an important milestone for private and institutional investors in 2011 with the launch of the IIV microfinance fund as the first fund in this asset class in Germany.
13 January 2016 (German only)IIV Mikrofinanzfonds reaches EUR 200 million mark
Assets under management of the IIV Mikrofinanzfonds, launched in October 2011, crossed the EUR 200 million mark in January 2016. (…)
15 July 2015 (German only)A good time to invest in Uzbekistan
“The strong inflows into the IIV Mikrofinanzfonds have caused us to extend our investment universe to 15 countries by adding Uzbekistan,” says Edda Schröder, founder and Managing Director of Invest in Visions GmbH. (…)
In the media
17 April 2018Germanwatch
Open letter on the issue of sustainable finance (German only)
30 January 2018Das Investment
Sascha Büssing recommends the IIV Mikrofinandsfonds (German only)
11 January 2018Evangelische Verantwortung
Microfinance Small investments – Large impact
09 October 2017Euro am Sonntag
Helping people help themselves (German only)
16 August 2017Badische Zeitung
Doing good and earning money at the same time (German only)
17 June 2017Institutional Money
Impact Investing through special funds (German only)
15 February 2017Interview with Ms. Edda Schröder and Mr. Markus Sievers
09 Jamuary 2017Global Investor
Support for independence (German Only)
21 December 2016Institutional Money
"News & People" (German only)
15 December 2015 (German only)Trends im Asset Management
Guest commentary: „Stable return through microfinance funds“ (German-only)
28 September 2015 (German only)Das Investment
Article: “Up to 4 percent return through 58,365 microcredits"
03 March 2015responsible-investor.com
Interview: Diversification and a real social benefit
30 July 2014 (German only)Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
Profile: “Indepence with one´s own fund”
05 June 2014 (German only)Cash Magazin
Guest commentary: “An asset class with great potential grows up"
31 May 2014 (German only)Börsen-Zeitung
Guest commentary: “Microfinance is not a niche anymore”