We are excited to announce the release of our latest report, ‘Impact Investment, Intentionality and Innovation – unlocking financial, social and environmental value for UK PLC’, based on in-depth interviews with key players across the impact investment landscape.

Research backed by impact experts

Gathering insights from NestaBig Society Capital, the Impact Investing InstituteCrisis Venture StudioGuinness VenturesLightrock and other impact-driven organisations that operate at the sharp end of impact investment, the report delivers a unique and up-to-date picture of the current status and future direction of impact investing.

Unlocking the potential of Impact Investment

Discover key insights surrounding:

  • the urgent need to recognise the differences between Impact Investment and ESG to help us realise their true value
  • how investment in impact ventures represents a crucial opportunity to overcome key social and environmental challenges we continue to face as a society
  • how impact investment can transform the UK economy through a new wave of innovation
  • why lock-step impact investment models provide significant opportunities to combine commercial and impact investment strategies, heralding a new and emerging stage in the history of impact ventures

We believe this is the moment to collectively ignite the conversation around the potential of impact investment – exploring an exciting set of possibilities in the investment, entrepreneurial and political communities.

Watch on demand 📽️

Watch key members of our team and impact-driven organisations explain the approach we took, our analysis and why impact ventures and investment remains such a focus for us.

In this video we dig deeper into our latest report, ‘Impact Investment, Intentionality and Innovation – unlocking financial, social and environmental value for UK PLC’, based on in-depth interviews with key players across the impact investment landscape.

We had the pleasure of talking to key figures in the impact space in a series of podcasts hosted by Kieran John.

 

Be part of the conversation

From our perspective, the report is only the start of the conversation – which you could be part of.

“If we’re going to make the scale of change we require, we are going to need everybody” (Dougie Sloan, Managing Director of Impact Venture, Big Society Capital)

On 9 November 2022, we are excited to host an insightful campfire discussion facilitated by our CEO, Matt Meyer.  We are encouraging attendees (including contributors to the report) to play an active part in the conversation and, if they so wish, challenge the findings from our research. For more details on the upcoming event and to contribute to the discussion, please click here.

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