- Debt and equity… The foundation is looking for deals between $50,000 and $600,000, and can do debt-guarantees as well.
- Anchor institutions… The foundation joins a growing number of community foundations launching impact initiatives to boost their local impact.
Private equity funds moved aggressively into housing in the aftermath of the mortgage crisis. Now, some investors are seeking to make sure their impact is positive. This week, the Returns on Investment podcast roundtable lays out the impact opportunity in rental housing and home ownership as private equity firms have emerged as as the largest
Proponents of pay-for-success financing structures are laying the groundwork to pioneer the tool in as-yet untested social issues, like drug addiction recovery and the refugee crisis. Social impact bonds (SIBs) have now been joined by development impact bonds (DIBs) and even humanitarian impact bonds (HIBs). Commercial investors, such as French bank BNP Paribas, are starting to