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4 Female Investors Who Are Using Their Capital To Drive Positive Social Change

Eric Wilson, Tatler Hong Kong – 11 March 2021 There is a recent trend of investors who are focusing on both the environmental and social and wealth impact of their investments, using their money to make positive change. Tatler Hong Kong looks at four female investors in this sphere who are investing their money into…

Rethinking impact: Investing in the circular economy to fight climate change

Rob Kaplan, The Jakarta Post – 10 March 2021 Covid-19 has diverted our attention away from critical environmental issues such as climate change and pollution. However, as the world slowly recovers, we need to invest more in sustainable economic growth and the circular economy according to this article in The Jakarta Post. Read the full…

Rich Asian families are pouring millions into impact investing

K Oanh Ha, Financial Review – 3 March 2021 Rich Asian families are pouring millions into impact investing as east and south-east Asia emerges as a key region for impact funding, according to a survey by the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN). This article in Financial Review highlights why sustainability is an attractive investment for…

Slashed UK aid budget throws £160m impact investing programme into uncertainty

Anna Patton, Pioneers Post – 30 March 2021 A cut to the UK aid budget may have devastating impacts for countries worldwide that benefit from The Impact Programme’s grantees’ investments, according to this article in Pioneers Post. The article describes several international development and impact investment organisation’s reactions to the budget cuts. Read the full…

Temasek targets more impact investing after Leapfrog stake

Sara Velezmoro, Asian Investor – 29 March 2021 This article in Asian Investor discusses ‘the biggest investment in an impact manager to date’, the Singaporean Temasek’s $500 million investment into Leapfrog. The Q&A article with Benoit Valentin, Temasek’s head of impact investing, also addresses the state investment fund’s broader impact investment strategy and how the…