BlueOrchard Microfinance Fund


Last updated 6 January 2022, by Impactyield.

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Fund geography

Emerging countries (256)

The BlueOrchard Microfinance Fund is dedicated to direct debt financing of microfinance programs worldwide.

The fund invests in microfinance institutions that provide small loans and other financial services to micro-entrepreneurs who lack access to traditional banking services.

Asset class

Fund style

Not listed

Financial description


25 years

of track record


the year funded



Asset manager

BlueOrchard Finance


Headquarters location:

SDG goals

SDG targets

Equal rights to ownership basic services technology and economic resources

Increase access to financial services and markets

Key performance indicators

Fund overview

Asset manager: BlueOrchard Finance

Product track record: Fund has 25 years of track record

Target IRR: n.a.

Committed Capital: n.a.

Target return category: Risk-adjusted market-rate of return

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Product status:


Inception year: 1998

Vintage year: 1998

Target region:

Target close date: n.a.

Product term: n.a.

Assets under management: n.a.

Investment size: Min: 0; Max: 0; Avg: 5,700,000

Co-investment policy:

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Fund investments to date: 2

Fund investments to date exited or repaid: 2

Management fee: 1.2%

Carried interest: n.a.

Hurdle rate: n.a.

GIIN Investors' Council Investment: No

Limited Partners / Investors: n.a.

Limited Partner / Investor Type: Development Finance Institution (DFI), Endowments/Foundations, Family Office, Pension Funds, Other Institutional Investors, Retail Investors


E-mail: n.a.


Phone number: +41 22 596 4795

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Camille Loubignac

Business Development

Maria Teresa Zappia

Chief Investment Officer

Impact Performance


Impact thesis

The fund aims to support microfinance institutions to expand and to extend their outreach to poorer people, improve the quality and appropriateness of financial services, and encourage the development of savings, insurance and payment services.

Impact Management


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