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Impact Investing

 

Socially responsible investing that produces triple bottom line results

 

Impact Investing

Making Impact Investing a Priority

Zurich Insurance Group is fully embedding impact investing into the company's overall investment management approach and culture.

By Manuel Lewin | Jan. 6, 2014
 
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Impact Investments Show Promising Returns

Two new studies provide insights on good financial returns from a range of impact investments.

By Kate Ahern | Dec. 26, 2013
 

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The Social Impact Bond Market: Three Scenarios for the Future

SIBs hold great potential, but much remains to be done before they become a widely accepted tool for solving social problems in the US.

By Tracy Palandjian & Jane Hughes | 3 | Dec. 19, 2013
 

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Impact Investing: Putting Ideas Into Practice

The World Economic Forum published its second report on impact investing, this latest is a collection of articles focused on democratizing the expertise of "how to" do impact investing.

 

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Creating a Better Future Through Transparency

We need more investors to share their impact performance data.

By Lisa Kleissner | 1 | Nov. 5, 2013
 
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Financial revolution? Yes we can.

Social investments in France have achieved a very high level of development and represent models that can—and should—be replicated abroad.

By Nicolas Hazard | Oct. 15, 2013
 

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Impact Investing: From Margin to Mainstream

Impact investing is generating significant momentum and excitement among investors, but challenges still remain for large-scale asset owners.

By Abigail Noble & Joel Bryce | 3 | Oct. 10, 2013
 

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The Builder’s Mindset

Part 3 of 3: Bring talent to solve underserved market inefficiencies, not just intention.

By Bo Hopkins & Vishal Vasishth | Oct. 1, 2013
 

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Accept Market Risk, Manage Operating Risk

Part 2 of 3: Leverage mainstream market growth to support impact investments.

By Bo Hopkins and Vishal Vasishth | 1 | Sep. 16, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

Social Innovation: What It Is and What It Isn’t

The free market can do plenty of good on its own, so let's think more systematically beyond it.

By Daniel Goldberg | 1 | Sep. 5, 2013