Thought Leadership

Webinar
July 2021
Impact investing – incorporating impact into the investment process

Join GreenArc Capital CEO, Bikram Chaudhury, and Head of Sustainability Strategy, Advisory, and Finance (SSAF) APAC at Credit Suisse, Joost Bilkes, in this webinar organized by the CFA Society Singapore on how key impact principles can inform investment strategies and aid the investment process in both private debt and private equity markets.

Insight
July 2021
GreenArc Capital: Q2 2021 Newsletter

GreenArc has had many exciting announcements and updates in the past few months. You can check out what we have been up to this past quarter in our newsletter!

Insight
July 2021
Leveraging impact measurement to drive private debt investor flows

“There is an imperative need for better integration of sustainability and impact data to reflect the outcomes on beneficiaries and meet client expectations.”

Insight
July 2021
Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) implementation pathways: where do financial institutions fit in?

“In the context of international decision-making processes, while financial institutions (FIs) and other stakeholders may have a presence, communication between each group is not optimized and is often unidirectional. This breaks down the synergies in the work of each stakeholder and threatens to impede upon the monitoring and reporting arm for SDG contribution.”

Insight
May 2021
What do the Game-changing EU Sustainable Finance Regulations Mean for the Wider ESG Industry?

“The European Green Deal is our new growth strategy – for a growth that gives back more than it takes away. It shows how to transform our way of living and working, of producing and consuming”.

Insight
Mar 2021
Innovating with Purpose: Designing Systems for the Bottom of the Pyramid

When we think of basic financial services in many developing countries, we think of how the poor often rely on informal services, such as payday lenders, loan sharks, or even family and friends to finance their needs. Unfortunately, these services are often exceedingly costly or unreliable, or both.

Interview
Dec 2020
GreenArc Capital’s Chaudhury: "It's a massive generational...

Catch GreenArc's founder and CEO Bikram Chaudhury in this featured interview with RadioFinance on how GreenArc is fostering inclusive finance in emerging markets through AI technology!

Newsletter
Dec 2020
GreenArc Capital: End-of-Year Newsletter
 

What a year it has been! As we head into 2021 with renewed hope of returning to a new normal filled with more resilience, opportunity and travel, we would like to share with you some of the exciting highlights 2020 brought to GreenArc Capital.

Insight
Dec 2020
The Role of Private Debt Within Impact Investing

Impact Investing has witnessed incredible growth, capturing fund AUMs and mind-shares alike over the last two decades. The allure of delivering positive real world change while making a financial return has attracted a growing number of investors to this sector.

Webinar
Nov 2020
TBLI Conference Asia 2020 - Impact Investing in Emerging Markets

Join GreenArc's CEO & Founder, Bikram Chaudhury, as he discusses the trends and challenges shaping the impact investment landscape in emerging markets, alongside Anashrin Pillay, CEO of Risk Insights.

Insight
Nov 2020
The Invisible Hand of the Ballot Box - The Private Sector’s New Global Role

Forty-eight hours after the historic 2020 US presidential election, environmentalists, progressives, and globalists sighed in relief. As the results unfolded, the world watched on with bated breath, fully aware that the policies that emerge from this national election will have global consequences.

Blog
Nov 2020
The Role of Technology in Reducing Barriers to Credit

In the developed world, accessing credit through banks is the most common method of obtaining financing. Taking out credit cards and mortgages, and applying for loans through these established and regulated institutions allow us the means to enhance our livelihoods by purchasing goods and services we deem contributory to our health, safety and well-being.

Webinar
Oct 2020
TBLI Conference Europe 2020 - Creating Impact Indexes: Case Study Panel

Join Eugenia Martini Donati of iGravity and Sonia Thurnherr of Global Risk Profile in this panel on integrating ESG criteria into investment indexes, moderated by GreenArc's Director of Impact & Outreach, Meeta Misra.

Insight
Oct 2020
Bank of China takes the lead in Asia with $940 million blue bond issuance

Plummeting fish stocks, garbage islands in the oceans and rising sea levels are – just to name a few – grave issues impacting our world today. Out of the 17 UN SDGs, SDG14 (Life Below Water) unfortunately receives the least attention from blended finance and impact investment.

Webinar
June 2020
Impact Investing in the wake of the current environment: is it even more vital than ever?

Join GreenArc Capital's CEO & Founder Bikram Chaudhury in this webinar organised by CFA Society Singapore as he discusses the increasing relevance and imperative of impact investing in the context of Covid-19, alongside Patti Chu, Co-founder and Chief Growth Officer at Mana Impact Partners.