Impact Investing Socially responsible investing that produces both financial and social returns
Impact investing has been seduced by a false narrative of combining social impact with financial gains.
Impact investors have ignored the arts and culture sector, at the expense of the communities they seek to help.
A look at trends related to the economy and climate change, and three steps businesses and investors can take to move forward.
We need to explore new services to match impact investor interest with market demand.
Impact investing makes sense in theory, but there are good reasons, particularly for large foundations, to pause before putting a lot of resources into it.
We need to channel capital in all its forms in a direction where it can have a lasting impact and generate competitive financial returns. Data science can help light the way.
When should funders commit to making multi-million dollar grants, and when should they take a more gradual, steady approach?
Global Impact Investing Network’s latest annual survey shows growing diversity in the impact investing market.
What we can learn today from an early approach to improving social conditions through investment.
A systematic look at leading impact investors’ wide array of impact measurement practices—and how best to combine them.
Omidyar Network has built a framework for pursuing investment opportunities that takes into account not only firm-level impact but also market-level impact.
We are mistaking an important experiment for a proven solution.
It is possible for impact investors to achieve social impact along with market rate returns, but it's not easy to do.