Category: Impact Investing

GIIN Publishes 6th Annual Impact Investor Survey

Today the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) released their sixth Annual Impact Investor Survey, which is considered to be the world’s most comprehensive annual survey of the impact investing market. The survey signals continued market...

Private Capital Leveraging Impact Investing Momentum

It’s almost ten years since the Rockafeller Foundation coined the term ‘impact investing’. The concept quickly became popular with foundations and high-net-worth individuals (HNWI) keen to align financial returns with social reward. It now...

3 Interesting Observations on Impact Investing

In this roundtable, Cathy Clark, Jed Emerson and Ben Thornley talk about their co-authored new book ‘The Impact Investor‘. Don’t worry, I’m not plugging a book, yet, the reason I’m sharing this is because...

How to Connect Social Entrepeneurs to Capital

Sir Ronald Cohen is a pioneer in profit-making impact investing. He co-founded Bridges Ventures, which manages nearly $900 million across eight funds devoted to social investing. Bridges invested in a wide variety of socially focused...

Southern Africa Impact Investing Hotbed

After analysing the impact investing market in Asia, East and West Africa, GIIN, together with Open Capital Advisors, has now also analysed the Impact Investing market in Southern Africa. Many believe Impact Investing has...

Making Money More

The popular belief that the head makes the money and the heart gives it away should be buried in the past. Connecting the head and the heart, that is what impact investing is all...