Dear readers, it gives me great pleasure to introduce the LEO magazine, which is focused on Private Equity. Not only is this a fascinating topic, but the magazine’s release on 8 March – International Women’s Day – gives it added significance.
WELCOME TO LEO
A DIGITAL MAGAZINE, WITH STORIES FROM THE LUXEMBOURG FINANCIAL CENTRE
Financing a sustainable future
For our Financing a Sustainable Future series, LFF sat down with Justina Alders-Sheya, Fund Manager at Triodos Investment Management, the investment arm of Triodos Bank, to learn more about their impact investment philosophy and, in particular, their Luxembourg-based Sustainability Finance Real Economies fund (SFRE fund). The fund is the first of its kind established solely with private capital to finance values-based banks globally.
Luxembourg's private equity ecosystem in figures
LUXEMBOURG AIR RESCUE: THE FLYING INTENSIVE CARE UNIT
And what if an ambulance happens to fly? As soon as the COVID-19 pandemic started to spread worldwide, Luxembourg Air Rescue (LAR) was called to the front line to airlift highly infectious patients. As a result of their outstanding cross-border collaboration, DRF Luftrettung and LAR were awarded the 2020 Adenauer-De Gaulle Prize by the French and German Governments.