Environmental and social (E&S) risks related to a client’s business can translate into direct monetary losses for a Financial Institution (FI). FIs thus have not only an ethical but also an economic incentive to fully understand their clients’ E&S performance. » continue reading
IK has prepared a discussion paper on how investors into insurance industry clients can actually make sure that their sustainable banking standards are being respected and actually implemented at the insurance level.
See the objetctivs in the comparison between “FAO Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure“ and IFC Performance Standards:
Along with its local partner consultancy company, IK will prepare tailor made E&S risk management procedures and train the banks key staff accordingly in the next months.
Complex investments require simple but solid E&S management solutions. For a large scale infrastructure project in East Africa (> 300 Mio USD invested), Innovativkonzept Ltd. has been selected as coordinator of Environmental and Social Experts of the various investors and lenders, comprising the most important developing financing institutions.
IK has been appointed to coach one of the leading LA based Private Equity funds to adopt internationally recognized E&S management practices based on standards of leading development financing institutions (DFI) like the IFC and their IFC Performance Standards.
In the first-ever Latin American Private Equity Awards organized by the by The Latin American Private Equity & Venture Capital Association honorable mention was given to one of our clients for their particularly responsible private equity deal (“2016 Environmental Responsibility Private Equity Deal”).
Innovativkonzept Ltd. has successfully supported the creation of a sector-wide Sustainable Finance Initiative in Sri Lanka.
Eighteen banks have signed a set of sustainable finance principles on the 4th of November, 2015.
Innovativkonzept Ltd. has been selected as lenders environmental and social advisor for an energy project in Turkey.
Innovativkonzept Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has won the international bid to act as an independent Environmental and Social monitoring consultant for an agricultural project in West Africa. » continue reading