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News Claudia Cahalane 15 November 2023

Nigerian gender lens fund wins impact investor of the year award

An impact fund that was set up by a 29-year-old woman and has generated 700 jobs, mainly for women in areas such as fintech, has won the Nigerian Impact Investor of the Year award for …

News Claudia Cahalane 2 November 2023

Pension scheme pool commits 40% of new fund to impact investments in ‘market-leading’ move

One of the UK’s eight Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) pools has committed 40% of a new investment vehicle to impact investing (social or environmental impact).  The pool manager – Brunel Pension Partnership – manages …

News Claudia Cahalane 18 October 2023

Green and social bonds could be key to meeting SDGs

Issuing new green, social and sustainability bonds in emerging markets could be crucial to meeting the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This is the claim of a new report by the Global Steering Group for …

Conference reports Claudia Cahalane 2 October 2023

New funds announced at sold-out GSG Global Impact Summit

New Spanish impact funds are expected to be announced today at the Global Steering Group’s (GSG) Global Impact Summit 2023 in Malaga. Representatives from more than 60 countries working in the global impact investment sphere, …