The agenda is coming together nicely for the Mission Investors Exchange 2014 National Conference this May. Helping create the agenda for this event has proved to be a useful way to think about the field as a whole and what, from a research perspective, is worth a deeper look.
The conference will offer some great opportunities for veteran investors to:
Survey the landscape: The conference will offer exposures to the breadth and depth of mission investing both within and outside attendees’ own geographic or sectorial specialties. It will showcase a wide range of places, people, investment strategies, and mission orientations that are driving mission investing. [read more...]
Written shortly after our arrival at the Hauser Institute in 2010, Impact Investing: A Framework for Policy Design and Analysis, looks at the important role policy plays in catalyzing the use of private capital for public good. This report, co-authored with our partners InSight at Pacific Community Ventures, presents a framework for thinking about the role governments and policy can play in creating an enabling environment for impact investing. This framework is further illustrated by case studies on sixteen policies from thirteen countries. [read more...]
Who: The Global Learning Exchange on Social Impact Investing (GLE)
What: “Towards a Global Market for Impact Investing: The International Taskforce and other levers for Change”
When: Wednesday February 20, 2014 at 13:00 GMT (14:00 CET) | 90 minutes
Featuring: Sir Ronald Cohen, Chair of the International Social Impact Investment Taskforce & Rosemary Addis, GLE Initiative Director & Australian Sector Representative to the Taskforce
About: The webcast will be live from Berlin, following on from the third meeting of the International Taskforce and address key issues such as the role and remit of the International Task Force, the vision for advancing impact investment globally as a tool for social innovation, and opportunities to build global momentum for investing in improved social and environmental outcomes.
Get Involved: Ask your questions to the speakers #impinvGLE. We will be inviting questions via social media and the Webinar platform leading up to and through the duration of the webcast.
Please confirm your participation by Monday, February 17 by emailing email@example.com. Further details will be circulated to confirmed participants.