OUR 2011 CONFERENCE
Take Action! SAN FRANCISCOMarch 14th – 16th, 2011
In mid March, asset owners gathered to hear the latest developments from the people creating “what’s next” in finance and investments. Our gatherings focus on premium rates of financial return and social and environmental value. Our 2011 event brought together investors representing $4.5 trillion.
- What is the business case for impact investing? Do environmental and social benefits drive alpha? Is impact investing a way to mitigate risk?
- Which investments are ready to scale for institutional investors? Which investments can provide premium return and social and environmental impact for institutional investors? How can the needs of asset owners be met by asset managers, investment consultants and other intermediaries? What new structures need to be put in place so that more capital can flow?
- Collaborations and partnerships: What are some of the most interesting – and promising – partnerships across sectors that are creating forward movement in impact investing?