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Philanthropy – What it provides to families in business

July 2011

Tharawat magazine Volume 10-Wise Article (English)

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A perspective on impact investing

October 2015

Etienne Eichenberger and Maurice Machenbaum describe two approaches to impact investing, which are proving increasingly attractive to Family Offices whose clients want to do well by doing good.

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A perspective on strategic philanthropy

November 2013

To give means to make decisions: these decisions incur specific demands when expectations increase. The donor becomes a philanthropist when he wants a more structured and proactive process.

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A perspective on family philanthropy

July 2010

Crafting a philanthropic project within a family can perpetuate traditions and family values. The co-founders of WISE tell about their experience as philanthropic advisors.

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Events

May 2017

Workshop with social enterprises: how to facilitate access to employment for underprivileged young people?

Tharawat magazine Volume 10-Wise Article (English)

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December 2016

Philanthropy Breakfast: The Destructive Power of Family Wealth

M. Marcovici shared his experience of working with global wealth owners and the private banks, trustees and advisors servicing them.

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November 2016

Grantmaking Foundation Course 2016

The Center for Philanthropy Studies (CEPS) and WISE are organizing for the fifth time a course for grant-making foundations in the French speaking part of Switzerland.

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October 2015

Transmission of family companies: what places for the philanthropy?

Seminar in association with Schellenberg Wittmer
in October 12th, 2015

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