Impact Investments are investments made into companies, organizations and funds with the intention to generate social and environmental impact alongside a financial return. These investments attract a variety of investors, including fund and wealth managers, insurance companies, institutional investors, development finance institutions, and philanthropic foundations.
Social Impact Bonds
A Social Impact Bond, also known as the Pay for Success model, is a groundbreaking approach to financing effective social programs. In essence, the Social Impact Bond is a performance-based contract between social service providers, investors, governments and other stakeholders.