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Impact Investing

 

Socially responsible investing that produces triple bottom line results

 

Nonprofit Management

Making the Case for Innovation at Scale

Part of a series of articles on helping mature organizations stay adaptive and increase their social impact

By Heather McLeod Grant | Jul. 31, 2013
 

Nonprofit Management

Leveraging Legacy Organizations

Part of a series of articles on helping mature organizations stay adaptive and increase their social impact.

By Heather McLeod Grant | 3 | Jul. 24, 2013
 

Impact Investing

Ups and Downs of Social Finance

Defaults in social finance and impact investing do happen: our experience and what the sector can learn from it.

By Leonardo Letelier & Rob Packer | 3 | Jul. 23, 2013
 

Impact Investing

Financial-first Impact Investing

Rethinking the target market.

By Bo Hopkins & Abi Olvera | 5 | Jul. 18, 2013
 

Impact Investing

Lasting Impact: Investing via Open Holding Companies

We need to change the structure through which we make impact investments for inclusive, fully realized value.

 

Microfinance

Microfinance and Ethics: Three Pivotal Questions

An exploration of questions central to the microfinance debate.

By Asad Mahmood | 4 | Jul. 1, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

Coming Together with Purpose

How to make convenings that matter.

By Anna Muoio & Noah Rimland Flower | 2 | Jun. 27, 2013
 

Impact Investing

Aligning Interests in Impact Investing

If we want to develop a new industry, alignment of interests is critical for long-term success.

By Daniel Izzo | Jun. 13, 2013
 

Impact Investing

Impact Investing in the Middle East: What Next?

Impact investment opportunities could arise across the MENA region with the proper incentives and regulatory framework.

By Jamil Wyne & Yehia Houry | Jun. 6, 2013
 
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Impact Investing

Not Ideas About the Thing but the Thing Itself

Real assets can have real environmental impact and are ideal investments for young people with new wealth.

By Rufo Quintavalle | 5 | Jun. 4, 2013