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social impact bonds
Daily update  April 19, 2017
 
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Social impact investment can help retirees get the housing and care they need
It can be organised through direct equity investment, acquisition of units in a mutual fund, debt, venture capital, social impact bonds or other fixed ...
social impact bonds
Daily update  April 18, 2017

Record £2m community loans paid out by social finance lender in 2017

The north's largest social finance lender has paid out £2m in loans in the first quarter of 2017. The Ulster Community Investment Trust (UCIT) has ...
Victoria's first social impact bond providers announced
The Victorian government has announced that the its first issue of two social impact bonds, which will aim to help at-risk youth and the long-term ...
SIBs
Social Impact Bonds (SIBs) are payment-by-results (PbR) contracts that bring together socially motivated private finance and social organisations.
Colombian cities are leading on 'social impactbonds
Alongside municipal and green bonds, another funding mechanism has emerged that can help cities lift vulnerable populations out of poverty: “social ...
Daily update  March 30, 2016
 
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The Star Online
Zeti sees need for responsible finance to shape socialoutcomes
"Thus, more than merely performing its role as a passive intermediary of funds, financetoday has the distinct potential of catalysing and shaping social ...
Social impact bonds make their mark
Some of the world's biggest financial institutions are looking at it. Some of the world's wealthiest citizens are debating its merits. Yet “impact investing” ...
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Impact bonds
Social Finance, a Boston-based, nonprofit organization, raised the funding needed for the initiative. The group's sister organization, Social Finance UK ...

social finance
Daily update  February 22, 2016
 
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Big Society Capital launches website to explain social finance
A service to help charities understand social finance more easily has been launched today by Big Society Capital, the social investment wholesaler.
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10 February 2016

93% of US-listed companies 'affected by climate risk'

 

Channels: EquityInvestors

Companies: Sustainability Accounting Standards BoardSASBFinancial Stability Board

People: Jean Rogers

 

social impact bonds
Daily update  January 23, 2016
 
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CNNMoney
Business of the Global Goals
It will require new solutions that can generate the capital required across sectors to achieve common objectives - like the 'social impact bonds' ...
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iSpace Foundation to host inaugural Social Impact Week
Leading experts in the social finance sector will be present. Wednesday, January 27, 6:00pm: Key Note Speakers Session: The Role of Technology for ...
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social impact bonds
Daily update July 26, 2014
 
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Washington Times
YOUNG: safety net that works
Through the development of a new policy innovation called a social-impact ...Social-impact bonds have the power to fundamentally transform our ...
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social finance
Daily update July 29, 2014
 
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Crowdfund Insider
Crowdnetic and UC Berkeley to partner on Crowdfunding Research
... Crowdnetic and UC Berkeley began collaborating on the launch of UC Berkeley's Program for Innovation in Entrepreneurial and Social Finance ...
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social impact bonds
Daily update July 15, 2014
 
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Museums Association
Sector warned to get to grips with measuring social impact
Sector warned to get to grips with measuring social impact ... philanthropy or community investment, including social impact bonds and community ...
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environmental finance
Daily update July 17, 2014
 
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  UK's £5bn waste-to-energy opportunity
€œEnergy-from-waste infrastructure remains an attractive asset class, offering good financial and environmental returns and a strong project pipeline ...
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social finance
Daily update July 12, 2014
 
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  Can Social Finance meet Social Need
One of the Building Change Trust's key areas of work is Social Finance, ... Social Finance is a provision of funds to the sector in a way that creates a ...
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social finance
Daily update  July 9, 2014
 
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  £60 million community solar pipeline announced
Gen Community, British Gas Solar and Social Finance have partnered to deliver large scale community energy projects for local authorities and
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social impact bonds
Daily update â‹… July 2, 2014
 
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Student Reporter
Government Shortsightedness Is Strangling Life Out of Social Impact Bonds
The hearing, titled “Investing in What Works: Exploring Social Impact Bonds,” was an exploration of the SIB model and its perceived benefits and ...
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social impact bonds
Daily update  June 30, 2014
 
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  Social Impact Bonds Go To Washington
They've been percolating at the state and local level, and now a bipartisan group on Capitol Hill hopes to fundsocial impact bonds (SIBs) with federal ...
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Daily update ⋅ February 15, 2014 

Why big investors are excited about a 0.6% bond

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Social Finance

Government launches cost data on 600 types of social impact bonds

 

Transparency

 

Mining organizations say the new rules would allow citizens to hold governments to account for the resource revenues they collect.

Mining industry endorses game-changer€™ transparency rules

SHAWN MCCARTHY

OTTAWAhe Globe and Mail

Published Thursday, Jan. 16 2014, 12:01 AM EST

 

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