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Equity case study: Banco Compartamos IPO

Banco Compartamos is one of Latin America’s leading banking institutions. It has often been quoted as a successful example of a microfinance institution going public, proving that profit can be …

The Impact Investment Ecosystem

Learn about the impact investing ecosystem and the key players who along with investors provide integral support to social entrepreneurs. The figure below demonstrates the various stakeholders in the impact …

A Deep Dive into the Risk Return Impact Paradigm

While some impact investments can and do deliver impact alongside risk-adjusted, market-rate financial returns, it is also clear that not all types of impact can be achieved with market-rate returns. …

Different Approaches to Impact Investing

What are the different approaches that impact investors use to build their investment strategies? Hear from leading impact investors what defines their investment thesis and how to navigate the nuanced …

Moving Beyond Trade-offs in Impact Investing

The debate has long brewed on whether there is an inherent trade-off for investors between achieving social impact and financial returns. In the video, you will hear leading practitioners reflect …

A Guide to the Impact Revolution

The Impact Revolution aims to align the minds of investors, philanthropists, entrepreneurs, social organizations, big businesses, governments, and the general public to change the nature of our economic system towards …

Impact Investing 101

In this video, Vikram Gandhi, founder of Asha Impact and a Senior Lecturer at the Harvard Business School, will give an overview of impact investing.