18.01.2017 The sharing of roles between the public and private sectors has proved an effective approach when mobilizing assets for investment in development-related companies and opening up new markets for investment: The state assumes a pioneering role by supplying start-up capital and the private sector subsequently multiplies that capital. The publication describes how the Swiss asset manager responsAbility Investments AG has been able to successfully build the development investments business since 2003 thanks to start-up financing from the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO).
18.01.2017 Zurich, 18 January 2017 — Take USD 3 million of start-up financing from the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), an asset management team with initiative and 13 years in the fertile ground of development investments and the result is: A total of USD 3.2 billion of assets – 80% of which is from the private sector – invested through 14 investment vehicles in a total of 560 companies across 96 countries. The responsAbility success story is a prime example of effective collaboration between the public and private sectors. A new publication examines this recipe for success.
12.01.2017 Zurich - responsAbility Investments AG, the asset manager specialising in development investments, has appointed Roland Pfeuti as Head Investment Solutions & Sales and a member of its Executive Management team. The Swiss specialist in private equity and sustainable finance will be responsible for the investor-oriented areas of the business, Investment Solutions and Sales.
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