New Report: Clean Energy and Climate Solutions

Impact Investment Clean Energy and Climate Solutions:  2015 Sector Highlights Report DURHAM, NC — June 16, 2015. Duke University’s Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship (CASE) today released the Impact Investment Clean Energy and Climate Solutions 2015 Sector Highlights Report to describe progress on commitments to invest in clean energy and climate solutions made at Read more about New Report: Clean Energy and Climate Solutions[…]

Report: Opportunities and Challenges for Global Health Impact Investors

A collaboration between CASE, IPIHD, Calvert Foundation, and Investors’ Circle, produced as part of the Social Entrepreneurship Accelerator at Duke with funding from USAID,  this project set out to understand the landscape of current sources of debt and equity financing for global health enterprises in India and East Africa. Interviews with investors revealed two main Read more about Report: Opportunities and Challenges for Global Health Impact Investors[…]

Press: Which Impact Investing Funds Do It All?

Which Impact Investing Funds Do It All? November 18, 2014 • Leila Boulton This post originally appeared in Private Wealth. It’s not always easy for advisors to determine which impact funds achieve the best social and environmental outcomes while meeting financial expectations—especially since most impact funds are private and have no disclosure obligations. After two Read more about Press: Which Impact Investing Funds Do It All?[…]

The Impact Investor Book Released

The Impact Investor: Lessons in Leadership and Strategy for Collaborative Capitalism, Released October 13, 2014.  Precise details on what, exactly, impact investing entails, embodied in the experiences and best and proven practices of some of the world’s most successful impact investors, across asset classes, geographies and areas of impact. The book discusses the parameters of Read more about The Impact Investor Book Released[…]

Article: Essential Steps to Building a University Impact Investing Program

Essential Steps to Building a University Impact Investing Programme: the Case of Duke University, September 2014.  The World Economic Forum asked CASE i3 to write an article about the role that universities can play in building the impact investing field to contribute to the WEF report entitled From Ideas to Practice, Pilots to Strategy II: Read more about Article: Essential Steps to Building a University Impact Investing Program[…]

Case Study: RSF Social Finance

RSF Social Finance’s Social Enterprise Lending Program Case Study, May 2014. This case study was produced for the Impact Investing 2.0: The Way Forward project by Cathy Clark, Jed Emerson and Ben Thornley. This project was created in partnership with InSight at Pacific Community Ventures and Impact Assets, and identifies twelve high-performing funds that have seen both financial and social Read more about Case Study: RSF Social Finance[…]

Case Study: W. K. Kellogg Foundation

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation Mission Driven Investments (MDI) Case Study, April 2014. This case study was produced for the Impact Investing 2.0: The Way Forward project by Cathy Clark, Jed Emerson and Ben Thornley. This project was created in partnership with InSight at Pacific Community Ventures and Impact Assets, and identifies twelve high-performing funds that have seen both Read more about Case Study: W. K. Kellogg Foundation[…]

Ebook Release: Collaborative Capitalism

  April 18, 2014. Our new ebook is available on Amazon!  Collaborative Capitalism and the Rise of Impact Investing. “Collaborative Capitalism and the Rise of Impact Investing demonstrates that business and investing are transforming – for the better. A must read for those interested in how the field is evolving.” – Don Shaffer, President and CEO, Read more about Ebook Release: Collaborative Capitalism[…]