Omidyar Network pushes investors ‘Beyond Tradeoffs’ to scale capital for impact

  • The takeaway from a new series of 10 essays from investors arrayed on a spectrum from fully “market-validated” to simple capital preservation: “Many investors have already moved beyond the trade-off debate to develop sophisticated approaches that deploy capital at multiple points along the continuum.”

Tools for optimizing impact help investors identify risks and opportunities

  • Targeting, measuring and managing social impact can illuminate other investment factors as well.
  • Some new tools generated by the cottage industry of global agencies and associations can help investors use impact analysis to manage risk, generate dealflow and spot opportunities.

In New Delhi, the GSG recognizes leaders and launches funds

The annual Who’s Who of impact investing, hosted by Sir Ronald Cohen’s Global Social Impact Investment Steering Group, is convening for the fourth year. The GSG’s annual awards recognized individuals and organizations “radically reshaping how measurable impact on people and the planet is reflected in financial decision-making.” The U.S.-based family office Blue Haven Initiative was