Each of the 22 members of the GSG has a National Advisory Board working to catalyse impact investment in their country or region. Discover each one below.
Members

Bangladesh


Bangladesh

Impact Invesment In Bangladesh

The National Advisory Board (NAB) acts as the advisory committee to guide the development of Impact Investment in Bangladesh. It sets the strategic direction and fosters collaborative relationships. It also attempts to resolve all issues raised within the Impact Investment Ecosystem including the reporting process. The NAB is supported with secretariat functions of Build Bangladesh (www.buildbangladesh.org.bd), a private sector pioneer empowering impact investment in Bangladesh.

Mission

To ensure the sustainability of the impact investment momentum across Bangladesh by influencing and actively involving the local and global champions.

Vision

To disrupt the mainstream investment ecosystem with Impact Investment enabling good for the people of Bangladesh.

  • 3rd fastest

    @ 7.3% annually

    Bangladesh is the 3rd fastest growing economy in the world and is expected to grow at 7.3% annually.
  • 24th largest

    43rd by 2033

    Bangladesh will become the 24th largest economy in the world from its current position of 43rd by 2033.
  • active investment

    $ 955 million

    Around 15 impact investors are currently active in Bangladesh with a total investment of around US$ 955 million.

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    Upcoming Events


    • 18
      November
      18/19 NOVEMBER | SANTIAGO – CHILE 18 Nov 2019

      Impact Investment Summit 2019


      Join more than one thousand people from 50+ countries to celebrate and catalyze innovations that help our people and our planet.

      Join more than one thousand people from 50+ countries to celebrate and catalyze innovations that help our people and our planet.



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    www.nabbangladesh.org

    COMING SOON


    New Zealand

    Impact Investing in New Zealand


    The New Zealand National Advisory Board (NZNAB) provides leadership and direction for the growth of the impact investment market in NZ, enabling the impact investing industry in NZ to effectively engage at a global level.
    • Est. market

      $100m

      In Aotearoa New Zealand, the market was estimated to be NZ$100m but due to a lack of aggregated market data, this figure doesn’t reflect the true extent of activity.
    • Potential

      $5B

      An analysis of the relative size of the New Zealand economy, charity sector and capital markets suggests a potential size for impact investments of around NZ$5 Billion.
    • In 2017

      $183.4B

      New Zealanders have among the highest uptakes of Responsible Investment products in the world, the volume of investment having grown from $79 Billion in 2016 to $183.4 Billion by the end of 2017.

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      Korea

      Korea NAB Mission

      By leading the efforts to build impact investment market in Korea, the Korea National Advisory Board for Impact Finance aims to revolutionize the thinking and practices of finance in such a way that the vision of creating social and environmental values alongside the financial returns becomes the new norm.

        3 Key Goals
        • By 2023, to achieve USD 500 mil capitalization through Impact Fund-of-Funds
        • By 2023, to achieve USD 300 mil capitalization through Impact Wholesalers
        • By 2023, to achieve USD 100 mil capitalization through SIB Funds

        Chile

        Mission & purpose

        Our mission is to contribute to improve the lives of the underserved people from our country and tackle complex social issues.  We do this by boosting the potential of social innovators with the ability to generate efficient solutions. Our purpose is to catalyze and support the creation of a vibrant social and environmental impact investment market through the design and implementation of supportive public policies, the dissemination of concepts, ideas and schemes along key actors, the academic investigation and activities to create knowledge among new generations, the support and collaboration for social sector organizations to be investment ready and the creation of schemes to unlock social capital thereafter driven to concrete and measurable impact investments.

          Goals

          Key public policies already under design

          Implementing a wide range of financial instruments

          Raise knowledge among all our society

           

          Members

          25 high-level individuals, plus associated institutions, widely recognized and praised for their professional achievements.  Our members are multidisciplinary, transversal and committed to a hands-on contribution. Their track records include high experience in a wide range of sectors, including government and public-private institutions, financial and philanthropic sectors, academia, social enterprises, and charities, among others.

          GIIS Chile has a transversal board of directors committed to the development of social impact investments in Chile; and an Executive Secretary, in charge of the Impact Chile Foundation www.impactachile.cl

           

          Board
          • Angelica Zegers, Chair
          • David Gallagher, Chilean Ambassador to the UK
          • Vittorio Corbo, past President of the Central Bank of Chile
          • Ricardo Lagos, former President of Chile
          • Oscar Landerreche, past President of CODELCO

          Argentina & Uruguay

          Mission & purpose

          Our mission is to contribute to the consolidation of the impact investment ecosystem in Argentina and Uruguay, to catalyse the economic, social and structural changes that these countries need to grow in a sustainable manner. We aim to develop and connect key market players to consolidate and grow the impact investment market, make Argentina and Uruguay an attractive destination for investment at local and global level and facilitate the flow of capital to triple bottom line enterprises and investments. We are also working with the government to develop the necessary conditions at regulatory and fiscal level to develop the market.
          • Made of

            65

            stakeholders from government, social enterprises, finance, academia and the private sector
          • B Corp

            Law

            due to passed by Congress in 2017
          • Around

            $120m

            in a new Impact Investment fund launched in 2017

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            Argentina

            Board Members

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            Management

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            Uruguay

            Board Members

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            Uruguay

            Management

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            Finland

            Results driven co-operation for societal well-being


            The Finnish National Impact Investing Advisory Board represents all of the central actors for impact investing. The mission of the National Advisory Board is to promote the construction of the impact investing ecosystem in Finland. Its purpose is to provide support to all three ‘cornerstones’: the public sector, service providers and investors. A co-ordinating operator such as Sitra will be needed in the future as well with the purpose to convene various actors and to support operational practices.
            • A total of

              €13.5mn

              is the current size of the Fast Employment and Integration SIB fund, the largest in Europe
            • An estimated

              50

              public sector organizations which plan to utilize present and upcoming SIB funds in Finland
            • Organized

              four

              Impact Accelerator training programs for Impact Actors

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              European Union

              Impact Investing in the European Union

              The European Union Advisory Board is a joint initiative of the European Commission (EC), the European Investment Fund (EIF) and the European Investment Bank (EIB) (the latter two part of the EIB Group), three institutions enjoying a long-standing co-operation in the social entrepreneurship, social inclusion and impact investing space. In particular, over the past years, from our headquarters in Brussels and Luxembourg, we have joined forces to promote a joint agenda for fostering social entrepreneurship and social inclusion in Europe and beyond.
              • There are

                three

                institutions working together: EC, EIF & EIB
              • Over

                €1bn

                financing expected for the benefit of social enterprises and micro-enterprises
              • Circa

                €370m

                committed to social impact programs by the EIF

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                Portugal

                Mobilising capital for impact

                The Portuguese National Advisory Board (NAB) believes that addressing the financial obstacles faced by the social sector requires a collaborative approach. The NAB brings together a range of organizations and perspectives from the private, public and social sectors to support social innovation and build an impact investment market.
                • Initiative worth

                  €150m

                  dedicated to impact investment in Portugal, funded through European structural and investment funds
                • Introduction of

                  50

                  social issue unit cost indicators, through the ONE.COST database, launching in September 2017
                • In January

                  2015

                  the first social impact bond in Portugal was launched as a pilot project

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                  Mexico

                  Transforming investment decisions


                  Our mission is to promote and strengthen the Impact Investing ecosystem in Mexico by adapting the eight recommendations established by the GSG; add to the international level the vision, perspectives and mexican reflections of the sector; and to inspire a local passionate practitioners from different backgrounds to use market forces in favour of all Mexicans.

                  For more information, please visit the website for the Mexico NAB: http://allmx.com.mx/

                  • Over

                    40

                    Institutional and private impact investors committed to invest in Mexico
                  • Upwards of

                    $392m

                    USM under management
                  • More than

                    15

                    Dedicated capacity building programs for impact entrepreneurs. Main focus on Financial inclusion, health and agriculture

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