Social and environmental benefits

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What Is Impact Investing, And How Do You Measure It?

As responsible investing (RI) moves into the mainstream, investors are increasingly looking for strategies that go beyond traditional environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles to produce measurable benefits for people and the planet. In response, many RI programs are now expanding to embrace what is known as “impact investing” strategies. While traditional responsible investing aims

Stricter global standards needed for impact funds to work – OECD

Impact investment funds should be measured more strictly to ensure they are transparent about how much good their money is doing, the OECD said on Thursday, a day after a hoax letter on environmental investments hit global headlines. The funds, which promise social and environmental benefits as well as financial returns, could do more good