Social impact investment can form part of investor portfolios over time but too many people face unnecessary challenges doing so. We want to help investors overcome these challenges by breaking down the barriers that prevent many from making the investments that they want to make.
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My experience of impact investment is it’s come a very long way, the market is growing, there is a lot more general interest, creating a new paradigm of investments that take into account people and nature and change the way we’re conducting business as usual.
Lauren FerstandingManaging Director, NatureVest
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It’s not about giving up returns, but it’s really about using business models, using financial capital to have a positive impact on the world, whilst also making a financial return.
Kristen SiegelManaging Director, Toniic
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In many situations, there is actually a commercial model to solve a social or environmental problem and sometimes those are the better models because they’re more sustainable in the long run
Barnaby WienerFounder and Trustee, Treebeard Trust
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To date, we have committed over £31million across nine impact investment funds. It’s still early days but our impact portfolio is in line with expectations, we track the financial and impact performance on a regular basis and we’re happy with it
Anita BhatiaInvestment Director, Guy’s & St Thomas’ Foundation
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Big Society Capital has provided a great deal of support, engagement, education and some of the important guidance around frameworks…and BSC has been very helpful in highlighting opportunities to invest across the country
Kelly ClarkBoard Member, Snowball
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We have pioneered investing in social impact funds for over ten years and have a dedicated team of impact investing professionals to help you understand social impact market opportunities.