Impact Investors Still Chasing A Too-Small Pool Of Companies

Monday, May 5, 2014

Interest in impact investing continues to increase, even as investors report a shortage of promising opportunities.

That’s according to a recent study of 125 investors managing a total of $46 billion in impact investments conducted by The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) and J.P. Morgan.

Among other noteworthy findings, the respondents committed $10.6 billion in 2013 and plan to increase that by 19% in 2014 , to $12.7 billion.

Source: Forbes (link opens in a new window)

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Education, Entrepreneurship, Impact Assessment
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impact investing, research, social impact