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$100 Million for Social Startups

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 17th June 2015 -  Socially and environmentally conscious startups are set to benefit from the creation of the new $100 million Impact Investment Funds – said to be one of Australia’s…

Impact Investors Commit More in 2015

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 6th May 2015 -  Impact Investors plan to commit 16 per cent more finance to impact investment in 2015, according to a major global benchmarking survey. Eyes on the Horizon, the 2015 edition of the…

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Why Australian Social Enterprise Needs More Than Impact Investment

Libby Ward-Christie, Wednesday, 22nd April 2015 -  Despite the buzz, developing an impact investment market is not the answer for the provision of capital for all social enterprises in Australia, writes Libby Ward-Christie, Head

Impact Investing in Real Estate

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 8th April 2015 -  Innovative new funding models are tackling pressing social needs and the reduced availability of financial support to address those needs across Australia. Journalist Nadia Boyce

Global Boom In Responsible Investment

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 25th February 2015 -  Global sustainable investing assets grew a dramatic 61 per cent between 2012 and 2014, to reach $21.4 trillion, mirroring the growth of responsible investment in Australasia over…

NFP Benchmarking Project Revealed

Lina Caneva, Thursday, 8th January 2015 -  Quality back-of-house services in Australian Not for Profits require a dedicated level of investment, according to a three year benchmarking project. A consortium of 12 Australian…

$1.5 Million to Develop Early Stage Social Enterprises

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 17th December 2014 -  The School of Social Entrepreneurs (SSE) Australia has committed to raise $1.5 over five years as part of a new scheme to assist the neglected early-stage social enterprise sector.…

lnvest in Capacity Instead of ‘Throwing Darts’

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 3rd December 2014 -  Funders and beneficiaries should cease “throwing darts” at one another and focus on investing in the capacity of Not for Profits to measure social outcomes, a Sydney…

Impact Investing in Conservation – Report

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 3rd December 2014 -  An inaugural global survey of conservation impact investing has revealed a fast-growing market totaling approximately $US23 billion over a five-year period. From 2009-2013 private…

NFP Employee Investment Failure – Report

Xavier Smerdon, Monday, 1st December 2014 -  A lack of investment in professional development opportunities for employees means the Not for Profit sector is not having as great an impact as it could, according to a new major report.…

Social Welfare Investment Most Attractive to Aussie Companies

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 19th November 2014 -  Social welfare charities and community programs were the greatest recipients of corporate community investments in 2014, according to the annual London Benchmarking Group (LBG)…

Australia: First to Mainstream Impact Investing?

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 5th November 2014 -  Australia could be one of the first countries in the world to mainstream impact investing through superannuation in a way no other country has the opportunity to, the Nexus Youth Summit…
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