Impact Investing

What is Impact Investing?

Impact investing and socially responsible investing has been one of the most important topic in finance over the last couple of decades. Impact investing is an innovative way to look at how we as a society can solve problems and make money at the same time. At the beginning of 2018, $12 trillion in assets were invested in sustainable, responsible and impact investing strategies across the United States.

How to use the Power of Divesting and Investing to Create a Portfolio to Fit Your Values
Discover the Power of Divesting and Investing to Create a Portfolio to Fit Your Values

In episode 15 of the Investing in Impact podcast, I speak with Gideon Cohn and Monica Meng, Co-founders…

Liesel Pritzker & Ian Simmons // Founders of Blue Haven Initiative
Liesel Pritzker Simmons and Ian Simmons Discuss Impact Investing, Competitive Returns, and Environmental Change

In episode 14 of the Investing in Impact podcast, I speak with Liesel Pritzker Simmons &…

This Inspiring Fintech Startup Enables Affordable Financing Solutions for African Students in Global Universities
This Inspiring Fintech Startup Enables Affordable Financing Solutions for African Students in Global Universities

In episode 80 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Dr. Lydiah Kemunto Bosire,…

Shankari Mylvaganam, the Director of Strategy and Global Partnerships at Unreasonable
Meet the Global Movement to Ensure Future Generations Thrive in the New Economy

In episode 13 of the Investing in Impact podcast, I speak with Shankari Mylvaganam, the Director…

MIT Solve
Meet the Social Impact Innovation Marketplace for Solving World Challenges

In episode 78 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Alex Amouyel, Executive Director…

SOCAP Kate
SOCAP Global is Building a New Platform Dedicated to the Future of Impact Investing

In episode 77 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Kate Byrne, President of SOCAP…

The Hustle Fund is Changing Venture Capital and Creating Greater Access to Aspiring Founders

In episode 12 of the Investing in Impact podcast, I speak with Elizabeth Yin, Co-founder of The…

Justin Kulla TZP Group
Justin Kulla, Partner at TZP Group Talks Future of Impact Investing and ESG in the Global Economy

In episode 11 of the Investing in Impact podcast, I speak with Justin Kulla, Partner at TZP…

Dr Angels Jackson - Partner at New Profit
How New Profit is Using Venture Philanthropy to Upskill Low-Income and Entry-Level Workers at Scale

In episode 72 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Dr. Angela Jackson on leading New…

Someone Somewhere Travel Bags
Social Good Lifestyle Label, Someone Somewhere, Expands in the United States

Someone Somewhere is a socially conscious, lifestyle/fashion brand that started in Mexico in 2016. They…

SOCAP Virtual Summit
Announcing SOCAP Virtual: A Global Impact Summit for Social Impact Stakeholders

San Francisco, CA – Radical Change. Impact Investing and Meaning. Climate Action, Global Health. Future of Work. Next Gen Leadership. Education for All. Resilience. Inclusion. Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy. Racial Equity/SPECTRUM. These are the themes of SOCAP Virtual: A Global Impact Summit, the leading gathering of global changemakers addressing the world’s toughest challenges  through market-based solutions, taking place October 19 through 23. For 20% off your tickets use code…

Meet CoPeace The First-of-its-Kind Holding Company Dedicated To Impact Investing
Meet CoPeace, The First-of-its-Kind Holding Company Dedicated To Impact Investing

In episode 8 of the Investing in Impact podcast, I speak with Craig Jonas Ph.D., CEO and…

Impact Investing Mexico
Meet the Fund Leading Impact Investing in Mexico and Latin America

In episode 6 of the Investing in Impact podcast, I speak with Erik Wallsten, Co-founder and…

Di-Ann Eisnor CEO at byCore and Co-Founder of Neighborhood Start Fund
How We Can Bring the Best of Silicon Valley to Underserved Communities in America

In episode 64 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Di-Ann Eisnor, CEO of byCore and…

Masawa fund
Meet Masawa, the Mental Wellness Impact Fund Nurturing Capital to Nurture Minds

In episode 5 of the Investing in Impact podcast, I speak with Joshua Haynes, Managing Partner…

Sober Lives Over the Next Decade Through Philanthropic Capital Limitless Ventures
Limitless Ventures Plans to Create 500,000 Sober Lives Over the Next Decade Through Philanthropic Capital

In episode 4 of the Investing in Impact podcast, I speak with Alexander Holt, Founding Partner…

Yellow Leaf Hammock Throne
The Social Enterprise Journey of Yellow Leaf Hammocks Leads to a $1 Million Investment

In episode 62 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Joe Demin and…

soapboxfounderinterview
How Soapbox Became One of the Most Effective Social Impact Brands in the World

In episode 61 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with David Simnick, CEO and…

Daniel Epstein, founder of Unreasonable
The Unreasonable Journey of Impacting 400 Million Lives Across 180 Countries

In episode 58 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Daniel Epstein, founder of Unreasonable on…

Calvert Impact Capital CEO
How Calvert Impact Capital Invests $2 Billion Into Mission-Driven Organizations Across the U.S. and Around the World

In episode 2 of the Investing in Impact podcast, I speak with Jennifer Baldwin Pryce,…

Peter Bruce Clark | Social Impact Capital
How Social Impact Capital Funds Ambitious Entrepreneurs Building World Changing Companies

In episode 1 of the Investing in Impact podcast, I speak with Peter Bruce-Clark, Partner at…

Carrie Rich CEO of the Global Good Fund
How One Email Unexpectedly Turned Into $2 Million to Start the Global Good Fund

In episode 51 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Carrie Rich, the Co-founder and…

Italian Craftsman
This Social Enterprise is on a Mission to Fund and Preserve the Artisans of Italy

In episode 45 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Martin Johnston, Co-founder…

Q&A With the Founder of Obakki on Impacting Three Million Lives Around the World

In episode 43 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Treana Peake, founder…

Crafted Society Raises Over $1 Million to Bring Transparency and Social Responsibility to the Luxury Market

Crafted Society, an Amsterdam based luxury goods brand whose mission is to use luxury for…

Why CDFIs are a Powerful Impact Investment
Why CDFIs are a Powerful Impact Investment

Think it’s a myth that you can make a societal impact while generating a financial…

This Social Impact Marketplace has Deployed Nearly $100 Million to Artisans Around the World

In episode 38 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Roberto Milk, the Co-founder…

Microsoft Commits to Become Carbon Negative by 2030

In a recent interview with CNBC’s Jim Cramer, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella spoke with great…

Social Entrepreneurs to watch for in 2020
37 Social Entrepreneurs To Watch For In 2020

This will mark the 7th edition of our Social Entrepreneurs to watch for list. If you…

The World’s First 3D Printed Community to Combat Extreme Poverty is Now Underway

New Story, the global nonprofit, and ICON, a construction technology company, announce the unveiling of…