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Nearly 3 million investors could consider social investment within the next year, according to a study by the ethical bank Triodos.

Surveying the investment habits of more than...

News (UK)

This week Triodos Bank, the leading European sustainable bank, announced that it is working with Midlands Together to raise £3m through a five year bond.

Midlands Together plans to create...

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On President Barack Obama’s recent visit to the continent, he announced a new $7bn (£4.61bn) 'Power Africa' initiative in Tanzania. Nigerian philanthropist Tony Elumelu attended the launch and...

News (UK)

‘Charities and Social Investment’, a report commissioned by the Charity Commission for England and Wales from the Institute for Voluntary Action Research provides an insight into the issues facing charities...

News (International, UK)

Prime Minister David Cameron launched the world’s first Social Stock Exchange at the inaugural G8 conference on social impact investing in London today.

The Social Stock Exchange will be an...

News (UK)

Thirty start-up social enterprises have been chosen to take part in a programme, which aims to raise £4.5m of external investment to help the companies scale up over the next...

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The charity Mencap can now only accept investments of more than £84,000 into its bond, which has been oversubscribed. It has already raised £8m from individual and institutional investors...

News (UK)

Individuals can now buy and sell investments in leading social businesses online through Ethex, the UK’s first not-for-profit stockbroker.

Ethex.org.uk features positive investments (in businesses that offer social, environmental and financial...

News (UK)

Northern Ireland Philanthropy Fortnight, running from 8th to 19th April, will showcase innovative initiatives and aim to boost philanthropy in the country.

Events exploring local corporate philanthropy programmes, the Youth...

News (UK)

Northern Ireland Philanthropy Fortnight, running from 8th to 19th April, will showcase innovative initiatives and aim to boost philanthropy in the country.

Events exploring local corporate philanthropy programmes, the Youth...

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