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The Question of Mainstreaming Impact Investing | Pacific Community Ventures

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The Role of Social Entrepreneurship in Sustainable Business - Triple Pundit

The Role of Social Entrepreneurship in Sustainable Business - Triple Pundit | investing4good | Scoop.it
Triple Pundit The Role of Social Entrepreneurship in Sustainable Business Triple Pundit Typically, when we think about “sustainable business,” we concentrate on corporate social responsibility (CSR): energy efficiency, reduced carbon footprint,...
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UBS AG : UBS launches first fund for Impact Investing - 4-traders (press release)

UBS AG : UBS launches first fund for Impact Investing - 4-traders (press release) | investing4good | Scoop.it
UBS AG : UBS launches first fund for Impact Investing 4-traders (press release) Zurich/Basel, 23 September 2013 - UBS has set up and closed its first impact investing fund dedicated to investing in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in...
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Creating Shared Value Through Partnerships

Creating Shared Value Through Partnerships | investing4good | Scoop.it
Editor's Note: Judith Rodin is President of The Rockefeller Foundation. The notion of “doing well by doing good” was once among the best kept business secrets of forward-looking CEOs.
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Great article on the value of public-private partnerships, and examples of successful partnerships between organizations such as the Rockefeller Foundation, Swiss Re and Oxfam.

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Women Investors and Sustainable Investing - Financial-Planning.com (blog)

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Women Investors and Sustainable Investing
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A recent U.S. Trust survey of high-net-worth investors asked how important social, political or environmental impacts were in evaluating investments.

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Bill Gates: 'Philanthropy Should Be Taking Bigger Risks Than Business' - Huffington Post

Bill Gates: 'Philanthropy Should Be Taking Bigger Risks Than Business' - Huffington Post | investing4good | Scoop.it
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Bill Gates: 'Philanthropy Should Be Taking Bigger Risks Than Business'
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Gates used his own venture, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, as an example of the difficulties faced by do-good organizations.

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Impact Investing: How Do You Measure Social and Environmental Impact?

Impact Investing: How Do You Measure Social and Environmental Impact? | investing4good | Scoop.it
One of the toughest challenges for the growing field of impact investing is measuring and reporting social and environmental impact. The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) has developed a numbe...
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Interview with intro information about the IRIS system for measuring impact in impact investing

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