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The Future is Finance: Harnessing Investment for Impact
Leigh Madeira, Blue Forest Conservation
Let’s face it - investing for positive social, environmental, and financial returns is easier said than done. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try. So how exactly do you harness the power of finance for good? From multi-billion dollar portfolios to $25 loans, learn about the innovative approaches our panelists are pioneering and how you can truly put your money where your mouth is. Hear from Cambridge Associates’ Mission-Related Investing Practice as well as leaders in the fields of microfinance, pay-for success, conservation finance, and impact investing.
conservation finance, ESG, finance, impact investing, investing, microfinance, pay for success, social impact bonds, sustainable finance
Danielle Reed, Cambridge Associates Leigh Madeira, Blue Forest Conservation
Kiva Swell Investing Rockefeller Foundation
- June 14, 2017
Final day to submit an idea.
- June 15 - 29, 2017
Commenting and voting period. All sessions open for voting.
- June 30 - July 13, 2017
Judging panel and final selection by SOCAP17 Content Team.
- July 14, 2017
Winning sessions announced to session organizers.
A lucky person will receive 2 free tickets to SOCAP17 and other impact-themed prizes!ENTER TO WIN