Even foundations that don’t have an impact investment program can catalyze market-based social innovations by getting creative with how they structure their grants.
The favorites of the year.
Two federal agencies have removed barriers that have discouraged foundations and pension funds from seeking out impact investments.
Two considerations for impact investors looking to extend their reach to fragile and conflict-afflicted markets—where the need for responsible capital is greatest.
A four-point framework for funders to advance a low-carbon future using their entire endowment.
For one leading health funder, program-related investments promise to help underserved populations.
Philanthropists should become more active impact investors, focusing on building sustainable social enterprises often overlooked by private investors who seek market-rate returns.
Coal is in decline, and it may well be terminal.