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Impact Investing 2012

Event : Impact Investing 2012

Thu, 04/10/2012  
Conducted by : Environmental Finance Publications
Contact : Selina Perry

 Investors and potential investors should attend to:

• Hear the Keynote Address by Lord Fink, Chief Executive Officer, ISAM
• Debate what impact investing is and what it’s not, the market infrastructure, its size and growth potential
• Compare & contrast impact investing with SRI
• Discover how to penetrate this market, where the highest returns are to be found and how to manage the major risks
• Understand the merits of alternative routes to market – private equity / venture capital vs listed equity & bonds – and which impact areas are reaching scale to ensure you are minimising risk
• Learn how to gauge what your targets should be, and how to measure and report performance
• Take advantage of the first-hand experiences of investors already active in the main areas of interest: Microfinance, Healthcare, Education, Environment, Clean energy, Social housing
• Benefit from superb networking opportunities including the drinks reception at the end of the day – meet, share knowledge and do business with other participants
 


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