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Scotland to host historic dialogue between global leaders in ethical finance – Global Ethical Finance Forum – September 13-14, 2017

Scotland to host historic dialogue between global leaders in ethical finance – Global Ethical Finance Forum – September 13-14, 2017

2nd edition of Global Ethical Finance Forum (GEFF) taking place in Edinburgh this September to convene leaders from Banking, SRI, ESG and Islamic finance, hailing from both developed and emerging markets. Edinburgh, 22 May 2017: Middle East Global Advisors, a leading financial intelligence platform spearheading the agenda of sustainable and inclusive finance, announced that it […]

“First emerging market ‘impact’ trust targets $150 million” – Investment Trust Insider – May 2, 2017

On May 2, 2017 Investment Trust Insider reported that next month the UK’s first impact investment trust plans to launch its initial public offering (IPO) on the London Stock Exchange to raise $150 million. According to the article, “(t)he Impact Investment Trust will hold 10 to 15 locally managed private equity investment funds looking to […]