Can we get on the same page?
For many investors wanting to implement impact investing, a challenge is the lack of a standardised set of metrics across multiple stakeholders.
The conversation is shifting from environmental, social and governance (ESG) to impact investing. ESG is characterised as good risk management practices and defined by the UN as development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations.
The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) defines impact investments as investments made with the intention to generate positive, measurable social and environmental impact alongside a financial return...