Investors Support G8 Effort to Catalyze Impact Investing
More than 90 institutional signatories applaud UK Prime Minister David Cameron and officials from G8 countries for their proactive step to embrace the promise of impact investing.
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GIIN Launches IRIS Data Briefs
The first IRIS Data Brief, released in June 2013, kicks off a regular series that presents aggregated social, environmental, and financial results of organizations receiving impact investment capital.
SAVE THE DATE: GIIN hosting Global Conference on Impact Investing, October 10-11 in London
At this first-ever conference held in partnership by the GIIN and the City of London Corporation, investment professionals from around the world will learn about the practice of social and environmental impact investment in both developed and emerging markets, discuss trends and opportunities, and engage in high-level discussions that address common challenges, while networking with peers and preeminent experts in the field. Additional details and registration information forthcoming.
New Impact Fund Launched to Fuel Impact Investing in Africa
The Rockefeller Foundation and the Tony Elumelu Foundation announced the launch of the Impact Economy Innovations Fund (IEIF). The IEIF will be managed by the GIIN in close collaboration with the Tony Elumelu Foundation and The Rockefeller Foundation. A Request for Proposals (RFP) has been issued. Read More >