The emergence of impact investing

Impact investing is a burgeoning growth area based primarily on the philanthropic goal of making a positive environmental and social impact beyond financial return. A term first coined by the Rockefeller Foundation in 2007, impact investing typically involves private sector […] lees meer

Why sustainable investing matters

Some questions have arisen in recent times as to whether sustainable investing on public companies is important as opposed to the allocation of capital to new sustainability-oriented projects in other asset classes. Sustainable investing practices vary of course, so not all […] lees meer

The Business Value of Impact Measurement

The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) is proud to announce a new report, ‘The Business Value of Impact Measurement’. The report highlights ways in which impact investors derive value from their impact measurement practices, specifically describing five drivers of business […] lees meer

Financial Data Science for Responsible Investors

“Probably the first academic question in responsible investment has been, does integrating environmental, social or governance (ESG) criteria into the investment process have a significant impact on return or risk? A core component of many responsible investment policies such as the one […] lees meer