Impact Investing

“Ford Foundation Commits $1 Billion to Impact Investing” – Chief Investment Officer – April 6, 2017

On April 6, 2017 Chief Investment Officer reported that the Ford Foundation has committed $1billion – nearly 10% of its assets – to mission related investments (MRIs) during the next ten years. According to the article, “(t)he foundation plans to gradually deploy funds from its existing investment portfolio to impact funds that generate both a […]

“NN IP sketches roadmap for investing in UN Sustainable Development Goals” – NN IP – March 21, 2017

On March 21, 2017 NN Investment Partners (NN IP) published a commentary sketching its roadmap for investing in the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SGDs). The commentary explains: The United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) offer a solid path to value creation for society and shareholders: investing in a better world while achieving healthy financial […]