Big Society Capital’s long-term objective is to generate positive financial returns alongside demonstrable social impact. All our investments are made with the aim of developing financially sustainable structures and enterprises. This ensures the social impact continues to be generated, even after the investment has been repaid with a return.
Profit and loss
In 2021 we reported a net profit of £16.1 million, which represents a significant uplift from the profits and losses reported in previous years, and a 2.6% return on average capital employed.