Face to face with members: Xavier Sabatier, Head of Finance, Bamboo Capital Partners

Xavier Sabatier is head of finance at Bamboo Capital Partners.
Could you tell us more about your background? What are your current responsibilities within Bamboo Capital Partners (Bamboo)?
Before joining Bamboo in 2013, I was a manager in the Accounting and Tax practice of PwC Luxembourg where I was involved in various assignments, mainly in the private […] Participation in International Conferences – 2nd Semester 2018

During the 2nd Semester 2018, you can meet representatives during the following international events:

3- 4 September : Convergences International Forum , Paris
7 September: NpM Conference, Finance for Refugees: making it work !, The Hague
3-5 October: European Microfinance Network – Microfinance Center Annual Conference, Bilbao
11-12 October: 2018 October Days for Sustainable […]

News of ASKI, the 2012 European Microfinance Award winner

Earlier this summer, had the pleasure to briefly meet 2 representatives of ASKI (from The Philippines), while visiting the House of Microfinance. Enough to get updates on how did ASKI spend the Award and on what are their new projects and challenges.

ASKI,  the Alalay Sa Kaunlaran Inc (translated as support to progress), is the […]

Second week of the 2018 Boulder Microfinance Training – insight of an member

Yves Ferreira is this year’s scholar attending the 2018 Boulder Microfinance Training in Turin.

Here are his 2 articles talking about his experience of the second and last week of training:

How can financial services help reduce vulnerability at the Base od the Pyramid (BOP)?
As the curtain comes down

His first week insight can be […] at the 2018 Boulder Microfinance Training

As part of scholarship programme, offered one scholarship to Yves Ferreira, senior investment officer at the EIB, to attend the 2018 Boulder Microfinance Training this summer.

Since this year, the Boulder Microfinance training lasts 2 weeks (compare to 3 the previous years). Here is Yves Ferreira’s insight of the first week of the training […]

ICRC call for new financing scheme for humanitarian settings

On Monday July 9th at the House of Microfinance, the Luxembourg Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs – Directorate for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs welcomed Mr. Peter Maurer, Secretary General of the International Red Cross Committee (ICRC) to discuss new financing models for humanitarian settings. Among the panellists were members, Katharine Pulvermacher (Microinsurance […]

Face to Face with members: Elisabeth Adams, Luxembourg for Finance

Elisabeth Adams is the Secretary General of Luxembourg for Finance (LFF) and newly elected board member.

Could you tell us more about your background? What are your current responsibilities within LFF?

As Secretary General I am in charge of coordinating, in close consultation with the management, the activities of Luxembourg for Finance across departments to ensure […] members gathered for the annual General Assembly

The 5th General Assembly of was held on Tuesday July 3rd 2018 at the Maison de la microfinance.

Prior to the meeting, members had the opportunity to strengthen their teambuilding spirit during a high performing exercise.


The presentation of the 2017 activities, the approval of 2017 audited accounts  including the opinion of the auditor, and of […]

Carte Blanche Michel Maquil about Microinsurance

In his last Carte Blanche Michel Maquil talks about microinsurance.

click here to read it in French and Luxembourgish.

Call for Scholarship Applications to attend 2019 Oxford Impact Investing Programme

As part of Scholarships Programme, the network is offering to its members 1 scholarship to attend the 2019 Oxford Impact Investing Programme organised from March 25th to March 29th, 2019 at the Said Business School – University of Oxford.

This call for scholarship applications is for members only. The deadline to apply is September […]