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Special Report: Investing for Impact

May 2017 (Magazine)By

Although relatively new, impact investing is still the term that has been around the longest to describe investing with the explicit purpose of achieving positive non-financial impacts in addition to financial gain

A new frontier?

May 2017 (Magazine)By

Everyone seems to want to talk about investing for impact these days. But a lack of a common understanding can make this difficult, according to Susanna Rust 

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Impact Investing Market Statistics: Trends and snapshots

May 2017 (Magazine)

Data collected from 62 investors that completed the GIIN’s annual impact investor survey in each of the years 2014-2016, covering 2013-2015

Building the car while driving it

May 2017 (Magazine)By Emma Cusworth

There are many ways to measure and assess impact. Emma Cusworth reviews the importance of credible data in impact investment strategies

Private Markets: Changes in trends and attitudes

May 2017 (Magazine)By Anthony Harrington

Anthony Harrington assesses the interaction between the supply of private market impact opportunities and investor attitudes towards them

PGGM: Impactful solutions

May 2017 (Magazine)By

PGGM’s involvement in impact investing predates the UN Sustainable Development Goals, finds Rachel Fixsen

ISIF: Double bottom line

May 2017 (Magazine)By

Additionality, displacement and deadweight are key impact concepts for the Ireland Stategic Investment Fund, according to Rachel Fixsen

McKnight Foundation: Sticking to impact

May 2017 (Magazine)By Christopher O’Dea

Christopher O’Dea speaks to the McKnight Foundation of Minnesota about its $200m commitment to impact investment strategies

Listed Equity: A public role

May 2017 (Magazine)By

New indices and ETFs apply impact investment to liquid equities. But corporate reporting and investor focus are central, according to Liam Kennedy

Listed Equity: The five tests of impact

May 2017 (Magazine)

Andrew Parry argues that five key tests should be applied to public market investments before they can be termed impact investments

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Green growth

May 2017 (Magazine)By

High levels of green bond issuance have sparked investor interest and spawned funds and strategies, writes Rachel Fixsen

All investment impacts

May 2017 (Magazine)

Institutional investors looking at impact strategies should take a holistic view of their portfolio, argues Jane Ambachtsheer

Interview: Amit Bouri - GIIN

May 2017 (Magazine)By

Susanna Rust asks Amit Bouri, CEO of the Global Impact Investing Network, about the opportunities and risks that come with impact investing’s growing popularity

All Impact Investing

IMF recommends more supervisory powers for DNB

Largest Dutch schemes fail to generate quarterly returns

Thu, 20 Jul 2017By

Biggest five funds relied on rising interest rates to improve funding as investment returns stall

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EFAMA, ICMA: ‘no systemic risk’ from leverage in EU-based funds

Thu, 20 Jul 2017By

Existing fund leverage rules sufficient for risk assessment, trade bodies argue

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Dutch medical consultants scheme opens infra allocation

Thu, 20 Jul 2017By

SPMS wants to increase infrastructure holdings to 5% of its total portfolio

People

People moves: Blue Sky investment policy chief exits for PWRI

Thu, 20 Jul 2017By IPE Staff

PWRI, Blue Sky Group, Nordea Life & Pension, MP Pension, British Columbia IMC, Coal Pension Trustees, Allianz, Fidelity

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UK to accelerate state pension age rise

Wed, 19 Jul 2017By

Government to follow through on recommendation to increase pension age to 68 seven years earlier than planned

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