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Connecting impact to assets

ImpactAssets 50 showcases private fund managers that deliver social and environmental impact as well as financial returns

Connecting assets to impact

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Social Finance Forum 2014 | Toronto, Nov 6th & 7th

The 2014 Social Finance Forum is the place to engage and profile leaders in Canada’s diverse social finance scene
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New report makes case for impact investing

US investment firm Sonen Capital has published a new report which suggests that impact investment can outperform traditional asset class strategies.
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Apply for a loan today and harvest the rewards in the Fall! | Centre for Social Innovation

Apply for a loan today and harvest the rewards in the Fall! | Centre for Social Innovation | Social Impact Investment | Scoop.it
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Great initiative that is available for social entrepreneurs in Ontario, Canada. The article covers also additional funding sources, particularly for young entrepreneurs.
Quebec's counterpart is the "credit communautaire" http://www.rqcc.qc.ca/

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Impact investing to mobilize billions in capital for Canadian communities

Mobilizing Private Capital for Public Good: Priorities for Canada recommends four key actions for stimulating impact investing in Canada.
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, This report makes the case for treating impact investments, defined as investments that are intended to create social/societal impact beyond financial returns, as a separate asset class.

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5 Foundations Supporting Social Good Entrepreneurship

5 Foundations Supporting Social Good Entrepreneurship | Social Impact Investment | Scoop.it

"Social entrepreneurs create ventures that further societal goals — these enterprising innovators are increasingly guided by foundations eager to help achieve social change." The article presents five foundations with worldwide social innovation focus: Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, Skoll Foundation,  Ashoka,  Omidyar Network and Echoing Green 

 

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Integrated Capital for Social Enterprises (SSIR)

Integrated Capital for Social Enterprises (SSIR) | Social Impact Investment | Scoop.it
To build a thriving social enterprise sector, we need to rethink the purpose of capital and employ a new strategic funding approach.
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