Impact investment is blossoming. What started as a fad for idealists is gradually becoming a mainstream concept often discussed by fund management hotshots and company executives. The concept itself is certainly appealing. Investors are realising that they have the possibility to help solve some of the world’s most pressing social problems and make a profit at the same time.
In the aftermath of the financial crisis, the old debate of whether financial markets can become a force for social good has been rekindled. For all of the buzz around it… read more >
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Is it possible to get funding for social enterprises dealing with specific mental and social health issues?
Yes in principle subject to a robust business plan etc – I’ve emailed you directly so we can follow up offline.