Some articles on impact investing, impact, investing:
... In Impact investing, an investor will actively seek to place capital in businesses and funds that combine financial and social returns ... These businesses can thus provide social or environmental impact at a scale that purely philanthropic interventions usually cannot reach ... Impacting investing has its roots in the venture capital community, and an investor will often take active role mentoring or leading the growth of the company or start-up ...
... game industry and that he is moving on to a 'third career chapter', mentoring and investing in entrepreneurs in technology, new media, medical innovation ... He announced his new company, Threshold Impact, in early 2013, to be focused on "sustainable, profitable impact investing" ... something exciting, different and frankly downright scary – investing in and mentoring new entrepreneurs, and more specifically, the field of social/impact investing ...
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