investing with impact.

Impact investing gives investors the opportunity to promote a sustainable future without compromising the potential to generate returns.

the opportunity is growing

the private sector is playing an increasingly pivotal role when it comes to addressing some of the world’s biggest challenges. Businesses are working alongside governments on initiatives that aim to have a direct and positive impact on society.


impact universes

Lombard Odier offers expertise dedicated to a range of impact specific solutions, focusing on the world’s most pressing social and environmental challenges.


development finance

Launched in 2014, this fund confirms Lombard Odier’s role as a pioneer of sustainable investing, offering private and institutional clients access to impact-investment opportunities in fair-trade and microfinance. This plays a crucial role in helping people and small companies in low-income countries that are often excluded from traditional financial services.
 

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financial inclusion

Annapurna Microfinance Pvt Ltd (India) - Provides loans to micro entrepreneurs, especially to women in rural populations.


sustainable and fair agriculture

Seacorp (Peru) - Increases fisher’s income through sustainable fishing.


impact SMEs

Twiga (Kenya) – Greatly improves inefficiencies within Kenya’s food distribution network, raising income for farmers and shopkeepers.


climate bonds

We have partnered with pioneers of the Green Bond world, Affirmative Investment Management (AIM), to bring our clients innovative solutions that leverage the fast-growing impact bond market. This focuses on a variety of projects aimed at mitigating or helping the world adapt to climate change.
 

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energy 

Tafila Wind Farm, Jordan – 38 wind turbines installed, offsetting close to 250,000 tons of CO2 a year.


transport

Metro de Santiago, Chile – Energy efficient transport infrastructure, improving public mobility and reducing carbon output.


water

Qinghai Rural Water Resource Management, China – Improving the area’s water infrastructure, increasing farmers crop yields and, consequently, their incomes in one of the poorest regions in China.