impact investment

Impact investment sector set for major growth

The impact investment sector could see rapid growth in funds and assets over the next five years, according to research released this week by Impact Investing Australia and the University…

IIG sees green building strategy success with Kingsgate

Impact Investment Group’s Kingsgate commercial office in Brisbane has received a 6 Star Green Star As Built v3 rating, with the development part of an investment strategy focused on buildings…

New program aims to open impact investment opportunities

Charitable and purpose-driven organisations will soon have help to make themselves “impact investment ready”, thanks to a new program that could open the door to 20 times the funds currently available through grants.

Impact investment moves into new sectors

You can now buy a bond in the UK that will reward you for prisoners who don’t re-offend. It’s called the Peterborough social impact or prison bond.

NHFIC goes big with its first social bond

The federal government’s National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation claims to have issued the largest social bond in Australia.

Market pulse shows investors are greening up their questions

It’s good to check the sentiment pulse from time to time, especially when people like David Yates executive general manager sustainability and investor relations for Dexus says investors are asking increasingly pointy questions about the nature and shape of sustainability objectives.