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Deloitte, New Profit strategically align to drive social innovation

Deloitte, New Profit strategically align to drive social innovation | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it

Deloitte announced a multi-million dollar collaboration with New Profit Wednesday to fuel the Boston-based national social innovation organization and venture philanthropy fund’s work in education, workforce development, public health and community development.

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How to scale up inclusive business in Asia and the Pacific | Asian Development Blog

How to scale up inclusive business in Asia and the Pacific | Asian Development Blog | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
What can ADB learn from IFC’s experience promoting these seemingly high-risk but commercially viable business models, how can both institutions work together to scale up inclusive business in Asia and the Pacific, and what are the main challenges...
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Blue bonds: Oceans are an emerging opportunity for socially responsible investors

Blue bonds: Oceans are an emerging opportunity for socially responsible investors | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
RT @WBG_Environment: Ocean wealth can drive inclusive, long-term growth and alleviate poverty. @Economist_WOS blog: http://t.co/2NcwDRYrVe
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Ideal Deals: what makes impact investors say yes to businesses?

Ideal Deals: what makes impact investors say yes to businesses? | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
Simon Evill explores what impact investors and ClearlySo look for in early-stage companies, charities and social enterprises
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Business Case for Sustainable Investing

Business Case for Sustainable Investing | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
Sustainable investing strategies are gaining momentum, supported by new data and a reconsideration of the perceived barriers to entry.
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Bringing In Big Money: Innovative Financing Meets Inclusive Business - 2015 Skoll World Forum

Speakers: Robert Annibale, Elizabeth Littlefield, Charlotte Oades, Peter Tufano Finance is needed to fuel social change. Yet innovative financing—whether it is ...
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A Broader Definition of Business (SSIR)

A Broader Definition of Business (SSIR) | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
Business education should include lessons from market-based approaches to international development goals in developing countries.
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Use remittance to promote growth: ADB - The Daily Star

Improving financial education of remittance recipients, expanding digital finance and promoting remittance-linked capital market
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Are Mission-Driven Companies Living In A Social Enterprise Bubble? - Forbes

Are Mission-Driven Companies Living In A Social Enterprise Bubble? - Forbes | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
A new study suggests social enterprises need to do more to promote their movement--and get out of their social enterprise bubble.
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Case Foundation Head Sees Momentum Building for Impact Investing

Case Foundation Head Sees Momentum Building for Impact Investing | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
Organization co-founder Jean Case says that a number of investment leaders are seeking investments that not only offer returns but also spur environmental and social good.
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Impact Investing Puts the Power of Capital Markets to Work for Public Good | The European Financial Review | Empowering communications globally

Impact Investing Puts the Power of Capital Markets to Work for Public Good | The European Financial Review | Empowering communications globally | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
The promise of impact investing - @RockefellerFdn in the European Financial Review http://t.co/3yta9jVAI1 http://t.co/9HZb3ridC0
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Digitizing the value chain | McKinsey & Company

Digitizing the value chain | McKinsey & Company | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
Challenges remain for “Industry 4.0,” but the buzz is growing. A McKinsey Quarterly article.
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Why the Future of Impact Investing is in Female Hands

Why the Future of Impact Investing is in Female Hands | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
A network of female investors, financial advisors and venture capitalists are becoming a driving force in social, sustainable and impact investing.
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RSF’s Don Shaffer: Here’s How to Take the First Steps Toward Impact Investing

RSF’s Don Shaffer: Here’s How to Take the First Steps Toward Impact Investing | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
The movement toward investing in what’s good instead of just screening out what’s bad is growing, spurred by a new generation of investors.
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From Boys to Men: How inclusive business in the Caribbean drives social and financial returns

From Boys to Men: How inclusive business in the Caribbean drives social and financial returns | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
One opportunity can change a person’s life. The IDB's investment in Caribe Hospitality shows how inclusive business in the Caribbean has social impact.
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Eyes on the Horizon: The Impact Investor Survey

Eyes on the Horizon, the 2015 edition of the GIIN and J.P. Morgan annual impact investor survey, reveals a growing global market, with impact investments being made across all geographies and a range of sectors. In its fifth year, the survey continues to provide detailed insight into a number of key market variables such as the types of investors, the number and size of investments made and targeted, as well as reported risk and use of loss protection.
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Impact investing is changing lives, not finances - FT.com

Impact investing is changing lives, not finances - FT.com | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
So-called impact investing, which aims to provide a tangible social benefit as well as a financial return, is excelling at improving lives, even if the monetary returns are softening, according to analysis of 82 large investors.
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Inclusive Business Interview Series: Ted London, William Davidson Institute

Ted London, a leading voice in inclusive business, explains why there is a need for humility in this space and discusses what direction he hopes inclusive ...
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Four Top Take-Aways From New Profit's Gathering of Leaders 2015 - Huffington Post

Four Top Take-Aways From New Profit's Gathering of Leaders 2015 - Huffington Post | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
With a divided government, a fragmented social sector, and a business community focused primarily on profitability, we have been faced with some hard truths about reduced opportunities to achieve the American Dream; without a lot of hope about lea...
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How can Latin America achieve long-term inclusive growth?

How can Latin America achieve long-term inclusive growth? | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
After a decade of diligent economic management, financial resilience and steady social progress, Latin America is at a crossroads. Which way will the continent turn?
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Corporate-NGO Inclusive Business Partnerships: Why They Work and Why They ... - Huffington Post

Corporate-NGO Inclusive Business Partnerships: Why They Work and Why They ... - Huffington Post | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
Consider the question of differing motivations. According to the Corporate-NGO Partnerships Barometer, the primary motivation for a corporation to enter such a partnership is to enhance brand, corporate reputation and credibility....
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Bloomberg Philanthropies Launches $100 Million Health Data Initiative

Bloomberg Philanthropies Launches $100 Million Health Data Initiative | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
Launched in partnership with the Australian government, the initiative seeks to provide tools to help low- and middle-income countries improve their public health data collection....
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Zero Poverty... think again | Overseas Development Institute (ODI)

Zero Poverty... think again | Overseas Development Institute (ODI) | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
An end to extreme poverty is unthinkable unless we act now on climate change, warns our new report.
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Can impact bonds improve service delivery?

In mid-March, the United Kingdom launched seven new social impact bonds (SIB), adding to the momentum that the field has witnessed in the last few years. As the number of SIBs around the world has grown to 45, they have become more diverse both in terms of countries and social issues targeted. In the most mature SIBs market, the U.K., impacts funds have even grown to cover multiple deals instead of just individual transactions.
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Purpose as a Collective Practice - SSIR - Amsterdam

Purpose as a Collective Practice - SSIR - Amsterdam | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
Socially Responsible Business - Building purpose-driven organizations through engaging the power of the collective. - Stanford Social Innovation Review SSIR
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Invest Early, Invest for Impact: Social and Development Impact Bonds for Early Childhood Development in Developing Countries

Invest Early, Invest for Impact: Social and Development Impact Bonds for Early Childhood Development in Developing Countries | Inclusive Business and Impact Investing | Scoop.it
Emily Gustafsson-Wright, Vidya Putcha and Tamar Manuelyan Atinc recap a recent panel discussion, co-hosted by Global Business Coalition for Education (GBC-Education) and the Center for Universal Education, on the potential to use social and...
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