Category: Impact Investing

IRIS+ Has Launched

IRIS+ makes it easier for investors to translate their intentions into real impact results. Their metrics and annual reporting feature help to quantify the impact results of organisations. IRIS originally launched in 2009, and...

Impact Investing for Beginners

Tired of reading and talking about impact investing? Are you keen to  actually GET INTO THE GAME? Many people believe that impact investing is a game reserved for the big boys only. Well, perhaps...

Impact Investors Need to Get Two Things Right

People active in the impact investing ‘scene’ will have noticed that, despite the socially responsible investment industry now estimated to be a $12 trillion industry, things  have slowed down a little. John Halstead founder...

Can Impact Scale?

Listen to the latest Returns on Investment podcast from Impact Alpha featuring Institutional Investor’s mogen Rose-Smith and ImpactAlpha’s David Bank joined by host Brian Walsh of Liquidnet to talk about the disconnect between rhetoric and action, growth curves and why...

Hartford Funds Launches Global Impact Mutual Fund

Hartford Funds, which manages $81.5 billion in assets, has launched the Hartford Global Impact Fund, its second socially responsible public equities product. The Hartford Globel Impact Fund will invest in companies addressing health, clean water...

US SIF 2016 Trends

The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment (US SIF) published their 11th report on Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing trends. Many impact veterans will be familiar with this two yearly research effort which has been...

Trump May Spur SRI

While Trump is preparing to withdraw the US from their commitment towards the Paris climate agreement, he may actually be good news for the socially responsible investing market. Why? Well because his government doesn’t...

Turn Your Money Into Real Change

The phenomenon known as Social Impact Investing is becoming more defined and better understood by the day. It is also rapidly becoming mainstream! Yet, a quick and dirty catchy little video on what Social...