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Research | 17 December 2014

Despite growing demand for charity services, concerted attempts to take proven approaches to scale are few and far between, with successful examples even rarer. This paper proposes ways of assessing the viability of scaling in different contexts.

Research | 10 December 2014

This Social Investment Insights paper focuses on how social investment can be used to support the health and social care sector.

Research | 9 December 2014

This Social Investment Insights paper focuses on how social investment can be used to support the financial inclusion sector.

Research | 5 December 2014

This Social Investment Insights paper focuses on how social investment can be used to tackle long-term unemployment for people aged 25 and over.

Research | 2 December 2014

This report provides a breakdown of the social enterprise sector in Scotland by geographical location and industry sector, together with a survey of 40 intermediary organisations describing their attitudes to social investment.

Research | 28 November 2014

Executive summary of report that analyses the data released through the new bank lending data disclosure framework for the first time.

Research | 26 November 2014

This report looks at whether social investment may be able to play a significant role in addressing the "Winterbourne View" problem.

Research | 11 November 2014

Report that analyses the data released through the new bank lending data disclosure framework for the first time.

Research | 30 October 2014

This report looks at how social investment can support charities and social enterprises in alleviating the crisis in social care for older people.

Research | 21 October 2014

This report aims to provide venture philanthropy and social investors with guidance about preparing a transparent exit process from investments in social sector organisations.

Research | 17 October 2014

Drawing on lessons learned from existing Social Impact Bonds (SIBs), this report identifies design features that practitioners can use to increase the likelihood of future SIBs delivering the desired social outcomes.

Research | 15 October 2014

This report examines the UK experience of social business to develop a new framework for understanding the approaches to protecting social impact.

Research | 26 September 2014

The report outlines the issues facing both the supply and demand sides of the social investment market, and some of the challenges these present to policymakers and practitioners.

Research | 16 September 2014

This report investigates the UK experience and finds provision of impact readiness support is limited and therefore makes recommendations for strengthening impact readiness support.

Research | 12 September 2014

The Compendium provides a portfolio of research and intelligence on the social investment market.

Research | 8 September 2014

The report considers the change in mind-set needed to encourage procurement to be used for investment for social innovation and prevention and details the recommendations to make this effective.

Research | 5 September 2014

This report provides an overview of the key initiatives that contributed to the development of the market in the UK, and provides commentary on how the market developed. It also provides recommendations for developing the next phase of the social investment market.

Research | 2 September 2014

How Mainstream Investors can Design Visionary and Pragmatic Impact Investing Strategies.

Research | 2 September 2014

This report provides a basic introduction to explain how business can drive social change, enabling high net worth individuals, family offices and others move towards meaningful, measurable impact.

Research | 28 August 2014

The report provides guidelines for impact measurement and seven best practice guidelines for impact investors to integrate into their investment management processes.

Research | 21 August 2014

This Social Investment Insights paper focuses on how social investment can be used to support the housing sector.

Research | 30 July 2014

This paper highlights the exciting developments in the charity bond market and draws out the opportunities to grow this market even further.

Research | 24 June 2014

This report investigates the demand for loan finance amongst social enterprises, and draws conclusions as to how to support gaps in the provision of finance without displacing existing finance.

Research | 18 June 2014

Groupe SOS – An international case study.

Research | 9 June 2014

This paper draws together Big Society Capital’s experience as a social investor in Social Impact Bonds to-date.