This article showcases our top picks for the best Switzerland based Impact Investment companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Impact Investment industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Switzerland Impact Investment Companies
Soulcial is an online sustainable investments platform. Soulcial’s new generation of investors have access to popular financial products and innovative investment opportunities, which are valued according to strict criteria for their social and environmental impact.
Soulcial also offers digital investment advice and is composed of an active and future-oriented community.. .
Beyond Animal has launched an IT platform (website and mobile web) that is created to increase and meet the demand of vegan products, supplies, materials, services, causes and financing. The platform aims to achieve this by: 1> Building a network of stakeholders and creating various marketplaces of products, expertise and needs 2> Integrating product contents and other relevant information 3> Connecting investors and donors with sourcing various types of funding options The platform is live since beginning of April 2019 with over 1,000 members in first third months.
Business model will be out of paid for services and transaction fees. .
Tower Trade Group
Tower Trade Group is a global non-bank trade finance company that provides enhanced trade services to client companies. TTG originates clients who have a requirement for enhanced working capital, improved cash flow, and more effective cash to cash cycles.
Typically, TTG provides additional capital lines to clients and extended trading terms of up to 120 days (but with potential to extend up to 5+ years), to greatly improve their cash management and increase the overall value of their companies. Specifically, TTG provides non-market correlated Enhanced Trade Receivable Assets (ETR Assets), on a securitized basis, or wrapped in ‘A rated’ insurance cover, that is generally short-term and self-liquidating in nature.
TTG also has the ability to leverage off “long-dated receivables” – by creating ASSETS, funded today, with structured payment well into the future. .
Aquila Independent is a privately owned investment manager. It manages separate client focused equity, fixed income, and balanced portfolios.
Aquila Independent also manages equity, fixed income, and balanced mutual funds for its clients. It invests in the public equity and fixed income markets across the globe.
Aquila Independent invests in growth stocks of companies for its equity investments. It invests in paper of high-quality issuers for its fixed income investments.
Aquila Independent employs fundamental analysis while making its equity investments. Max Cotting founded it in 2000, with its headquarters in Zurich in Switzerland..
Lookthrough provides tools to streamline the collection and organization of bulk investment data. Fueling ESG reporting on non-public assets for better and more socially responsible investing.
From investment due diligence and reporting to task delegation and automation. With a full audit trail to assure individual and corporate responsibility with limited liability..
BlueOrchard Finance S A
BlueOrchard Finance, S.A. is a leading asset manager in Impact Investing, with specific expertise in debt financing for microfinance institutions worldwide.
Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, BlueOrchard has local offices in Cambodia, Georgia, Peru and Kenya, with a presence as well in Luxembourg and Zurich. Since its inception in 2001, BlueOrchard has made in excess of USD 2 billion in loans to microfinance institutions globally, and is committed to advancing socially responsible financial inclusion worldwide and offering attractive investment products to investors in this dynamic and rewarding field.
BlueOrchard Finance, S.A.’s mission is to be a leading commercial microfinance intermediary, providing innovative financing solutions to institutions in emerging markets, and financial and social returns to investors and their vision is to contribute to building a strong, healthy and sustainable inclusive financial system worldwide that empowers the working poor, and helps them to improve their standard of living and that of their families.. .
Based in Zurich, Switzerland, Advanon is an invoice financing platform that offers a flexible method to get invoices pre-financed by numerous financial investors. The platform provides small- and medium-sized enterprises with the option to pre-finance their open invoices, allowing them to avoid the necessity of waiting for 30 to 120 days for their customers to pay.
Launched by Phil Lojacono, Philip Kornmann, and Stijn Pieper in 2015, Advanon is an authorized financial intermediary that is directly subordinated to FINMA according to the Anti Money Laundering Act.. .
DAYS was created in 2017 with the aim of aggregation of global demand for longevity and creation of validation blockchain system for hedging investments in top longevity companies. The first purpose will be reached by Telewellness app rewarding users healthy behavior by providing them with AI-recommendation system.
The second one, by placement of digital security on SIX Swiss Exchange. DAYS Scientific Panel to be comprised of top scientists elected by Liforum.org site members, will recommend investment targets.
DAYS will invest in selected companies and in Joint Ventures where DAYS Scientific Panel experts and DAYS contributors will get share. This way, DAYS will create distribution network to hedge investment revenues.
Solar Greenings develops a safe process for planning, financing, installing, and operating solar power plants. It concentrates on homogeneous areas with a high solar potential.
Solar Greenings offers an impact investment model including all stakeholders, property owners, solar providers, solar investors, energy suppliers, banks, and government. Solar Greenings was founded on 2012 and is headquartered in Basel, Switzerland..
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