Society & Community Sustainable Development Policies & Frameworks Financing for Sustainability Equity Financing from Equity & Impact Funds

Impact investing can actually unlock enormous good

Equity Financing from Equity & Impact Funds

Impact investing is a field with enormous potential for good despite the risks that it must be held accountable for.

  • Half of all impact investments are in developing nations, demonstrating its potential to level the playing field not just between people and geographies.
  • 45 countries have adopted public frameworks for impact investing and 20 have created legal definitions for “social enterprise.”
  • Many funds do not simply treat social impact as a label to be slapped on after a financial return is made; rather, social impact is considered to be more important than profit.