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Geoff Burnand

Conference reports 1 Geoff Burnand 14 May 2012

Message from SOCAP: philanthropy can help build impact investing marketplace

The convening power of SOCAP  hit Malmo between 8 and 10 May, offering dozens of leading-edge keynotes, panels, workshops and co-created sessions. Billed as ‘Designing the Future’, the conference attracted delegates from as far afield …

Opinion Geoff Burnand 1 September 2008

Investors’ perspectives: Microfinance going mainstream?

A growing supply of capital is being directed towards social investing as investors become more aware that they can have a direct impact on pressing social and environmental issues by determining the way their money …