INTERVIEW-Church of England sees momentum for ethical investment
BRITAIN-CHURCH/INVESTOR (PIX, INTERVIEW):INTERVIEW-Church of England sees momentum for ethical investment
Philanthro-teens and social good
What happens when "big ideas meet new media to create innovative solutions"?
Q&A: Investing for social good needs broader base
Fran Seegull, chief investment officer and managing director of Impact Assets talks about how impact investing can be broadened to a wider investor base to help drive more capital towards social and environmental good
VIDEO: What's next for social finance?
Big data, impact investing and pay-for-success tools, such as impact bonds, are key trends in the social finance industry
VIDEO: Kevin Jones opens SOCAP 13
Kevin Jones, convener and co-founder of SOCAP, a social capital markets conference, opens the 2013 event, themed "Accelerating the Good Economy". SOCAP, now in its sixth year, brings together social entrepreneurs and innovators, non-profits, investors and foundations with the aim to increase the flow of capital towards social good.
New platform seeks to boost seed-stage investing of social enterprises
Donor advised funds provide a straightforward, low-cost way to make grants to ventures supporting the causes an investor cares most about, and all the earned growth is tax-free
What happens when a social enterprise and an oil giant join forces?
Solar lamps will have a growing role to play in providing inexpensive and safe evening lights in parts of the world without the money or grid access for electricity, or in places looking for more sustainable sources of light
Achieving a new global corporate consciousness
Ten years ago, businesses struggled to explain the link between sustainability principles and business, but an era of responsible corporate practices is dawning