Events & More


events & more
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Team members of FMO Investment Management attend and speak at various events througout the year.
Very occasionally we organize our own. A selection of these are listed below.


  • The new IRR - 4 ways to define impact


    Last year I posted a blog called “The new IRR - Impact, Risk and Return”. With almost 900 viewers, this blog is my best read post to date and triggered many enthusiastic reactions. In essence, I advocated a new IRR: looking at every investment taking into account its Impact, Risk and Return.

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  • Towards a more inclusive top 100


    "Influential people from emerging market countries make up a far smaller share than emerging markets’ 85% share of the world’s population, their 75% of global land mass or their 55% share of global GDP."

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  • Impact investing as a stable alternative

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    “Well, emerging markets were down 3% again today.”  This is how an institutional investor kicked off a meeting with one of my colleagues recently.

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    The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have been widely adopted as a useful framework for impact investing. Really? 

    The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have been widely adopted as a useful framework for talking about impact investing. Really!  

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Past Events

PRI In Person: 2017

Monday 25 September 2017 In September 2017 PRI will host a PRI in Person gathering in Berlin. Of course we will join the discussions on ESG intergrated or impact investing, emerging and frontier markets and many more. ... full story

SuperReturn Emerging Markets 2017

Tuesday 27 June 2017 Join Yvonne Bakkum and many, many others during 2 days of in-depth market analysis and debate. SuperReturn Emerging Markets conference is one of the leading gatherings for private equity focussed ... full story

Financial Investigator: The evolving landscape of ESG & Impact Investing

Tuesday 23 May 2017 On the 23rd of May Financial Investigator will host an event for Pension funds, Investment committee members, Fiduciary Managers, Family Offices, Investment Consultants and Fund selectors/ ... full story

SII Global West Government Funds Roundtable

Wednesday 03 May 2017 This years forum will focus on sustainable and ESG integrated investing.  During the gathering from 3 till 5 May 2017 Yvonne Bakkum will join a panel session on new energy strategies, from ... full story

Shaping the Future of Impact and Sustainable Development Investing- Impact Summit Europe 2017

Tuesday 21 March 2017 Impact investing is the fastest growing investment strategy in Europe and a precursor to our belief that investment capital can and should address some of the most pressing social and ... full story

Global Impact Investing Network, the Investor Forum 2016

Wednesday 07 December 2016 Members of the world’s impact investing ecosystem are convening in Amsterdam on the 7-8 December. This is the pinnacle of the world's impact investing calendar, designed to drive conversation, ... full story

Global ESG Investment Forum

Wednesday 26 October 2016 The Global ESG Investment Forum brings together a multi-stakeholder approach to examine the challenges and issues that investors and the other stakeholders are facing in the current global ... full story

Impact Capitalism Summit, Pan EU edition

Tuesday 25 October 2016 Big Path Capital in partnership with the UK Government and the US Department Commerce is pleased to host the Impact Capitalism Summit London October 25-26, 2016. The Global Summit will bring ... full story

Sustainable Investing in Emerging Markets 2016 EMPEA

Tuesday 25 October 2016 Bridging Smart Capital with ESG to Maximize Returns Sustainable investment practices are transforming private capital investments, demonstrating that returns and a positive impact can - and should... full story