Revolutionizing Philanthropy: Naina Batra’s Trailblazing Path in Asian Impact Investment
Naina Batra, CEO of AVPN, joins AIMR to discuss the groundbreaking Asian network’s journey, its role as an ecosystem builder, Asian representation, what venture philanthropy means, and paving the way for tomorrow’s leaders of Asia.
Impact Investing and Social Enterprises: Global Progress and Challenges
Every year, thousands of impact investments are made, but what are they, what are they designed to accomplish, and what do they achieve? This book will help investors, their financial advisors and their attorneys understand what are impact investments, how to make them, and how to minimize risks.
Impact investors often need to deal with a complex list of impact metrics. We review different methods of harmonizing the impact metrics by monetization to provide a standardized assessment of sustainable investments.
Impact Plus – How an Impact Investing Approach Delivers Better Value for Money as Well as Positive Social and Environmental Benefits
Defining the impact of an investment at the outset, measuring it, and having accountability for it improve outcomes for every unit of capital deployed. The author draws on recent research for the London School of Economics to describe case studies from the UK and emerging markets demonstrating the effectiveness of this approach.
How Impact Investors Move from Impact Measurement to Managing for Impact
To maximize positive impact, impact investors need to move from impact measurement to managing for impact, which requires a systemic integration of impact into decision-making on four levels: deal, portfolio, organization and system.
Impact investing is gaining momentum in Japan, backed by governmental initiatives and private sector participation. This article highlights the two critical programs driving this growth and their implications.
An Interview with Dave Chen: Sustainable Finance amid Climate Change, the Transition of Human Behavioral Habits and Societal Shifts
I drive to teach the creative use of financial instruments, the creative use of capital, and the alignment of interests to create sustainable business models that are beneficial and intentionally beneficial to the environment and society. Can you tell us a bit about your background and how you started doing impact investment? I started my […]