What are investors?

Some articles on investors:

Micro Place
... and social return (impact investments) are only available to high net worth and institutional investors ... MicroPlace levels the playing field by giving retail investors a simple and affordable way of using a portion of their investment portfolios to do good in the ... Issuers offer short- term notes to investors, the proceeds of which are used to help develop communities, support women, promote fair trade, provide affordable housing, conserve land and water, promote health ...
Business Development Company - Uniqueness of BDCs
... venture capital (VC) or private equity (PE) funds since they provide investors with a way to invest in small companies and participate in the sale of those investments ... However, VC and PE funds are often closed to all but wealthy investors ... than VC funds, which are generally closed end funds created by wealthy investors ...
Commercial Mortgage Securities Association - The Commercial Mortgage-backed Securities Industry
... Commercial mortgage-backed securities are bonds offered to investors that are collateralized by a pool of commercial mortgage loans from which all of the principal and interest ... to be paid off), and payment priority (the order in which investors are paid a return on their investment) ... Borrowers, lenders, and investors all benefit from CMBS ...
Myners Report
... Report) was a report to HM Treasury in March 2001 on institutional investors ... Government was concerned that institutional investors were giving insufficient attention and resources to their holdings in non-listed companies ... interest duties, the Report took the approach of asking whether institutional investors were acting in the best interests of their beneficiaries ...