The GSG covers 33 countries through its 28 National and Regional Advisory Boards working to catalyse impact investment in their markets. Discover each one below.
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France

France

A public-private collaboration for impact investment

Impact investment has been developing in France over the last 20 years. Through the work of the taskforce, French experts have been able to produce recommendations and proposals for the government and other relevant bodies. The follow-up and new initiatives being promoted are crucial in order to accelerate the growth of the market in France.
  • Stock of

    €9.8bn

    reached across solidarity & social savings in France by the end of 2016
  • An increase of

    5x

    in the last five years for the amount dedicated to impact investing, to €1.26bn
  • Signed

    Two

    Social Impact Bonds for €2.5m, aiming to provide microcredit to hundreds of beneficiaries

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    Impact Investors Council

    Capital for impact

    The Impact Investors Council (IIC) is an industry body that has been established to build a compelling and comprehensive India impact story and strengthen the significance of impact investing in India.

    IIC wishes to address the growing sentiment among stakeholders in the impact investing community in India for a member-based industry body. The IIC is currently supported by over 40 impact investors. Our members include Aavishkar Capital, Omdiyar Network, Acumen, Asha Impact, Micheal and Susan Dell Foundation, Ford Foundation, Omnivore.

    Since 2010, India has attracted over 50 active impact investors with a cumulative investment of over $11 bn, in close to 500 enterprises. By 2025, such investments could grow to $8bn per annum, making a difference to millions of lives as well as generating competitive returns for investors.

    • Over

      $10.4bn

      Cumulative investments since 2010 to 2019 in close to 500 social enterprises.
    • Over

      $2.5bn

      in 2019, average deal size USD 17.5 MN
    • Lives of

      455m

      people has been impacted by over 500 social enterprises (since their inception).
    • Annual

      25%

      Growth Potential

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      Visit the India site


      Social Impact Agenda per l’Italia

      Mission & Purpose


      Social Impact Agenda per l’Italia (SIA) works to promote the development of impact finance in Italy. The NAB brings together investors, social enterprises, market builders, and philanthropic institutions from 24 organisations aiming to establish a new economy that combines economic sustainability with positive social and environmental impact. SIA carries out advocacy, research, communication, and market development activities in order to create a favorable ecosystem for investments with positive impact.
      • Connect

        Governments, financial institutions, businesses, along with universities, research centres, third sector actors and local communities.
      • Communicate

        the good practices of impact investing to embed positive social value into our economy.
      • Develop

        the impact finance market for a sustainable and impactful allocation of economic resources.
      • Research

        within the impact investing sector, facilitating contacts and providing case studies to optimise the use of its tools.

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        More resources available on:

        the SIA website.

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        For a complete and up-to-date list of supporting partners, please visit  www.socialimpactagenda.it

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        Canada

        Mission & Purpose


        Canada’s National Advisory Board aims to scale durable solutions to social problems by means of a vibrant social finance market. Mobilizing Private Capital for Public Good: Priorities for Canada, the Board’s 2014 report, highlighted policy obstacles to a vibrant market and suggested reforms to eliminate them. Though the Board is temporarily dormant, the Board’s members continue to champion Canada’s social finance potential and develop policy changes that could unleash it.
        • A total of

          C$2bn

          is in Canadian impact investment funds (2016 Canadian Impact Investment Trends Report)
        • Estimated

          25,000

          social enterprises in Canada (Employment and Social Development Canada)
        • Minimum of

          C$40m

          estimated in community bonds sold in Canada

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          Visit the Canada site


          Aliança pelos Investimentos e Negócios de Impacto

          Mission & Purpose

          The Brazilian Alliance for Impact Investment and Impact Businesses seeks to create a network of relationships that will bring together investors, entrepreneurs, governments and partners to develop profitable business models that solve social or environmental problems and change the dominant paradigm for managing the needs and resources of society.

          • Fostering

            A National Policy for impact investment and Businesses led by Brazil's Economy Ministry
          • Launching

            Over 20 studies to better understand and strengthen the Brazillian impact ecosystem
          • Monitoring

            Recommendations for specific stakeholders to advance the cause in Brazil
          • Enabling

            Innovative solutions for social and environmental problems through funding and articulation

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            Visit the Brazil site

            The Global Steering Group exists to co-ordinate the efforts of the National Advisory Boards.


            United States

            Private Capital. Public Good.


            The U.S. Impact Investing Alliance looks to champion the power of impact investing through increasing awareness of impact investing, fostering deployment of and demand for impact capital across asset classes globally and partnering with stakeholders – including government – to build the impact investing ecosystem.
            • Around

              $8.72tn

              worth of assets feature impact investing considerations
            • Representing a

              33%

              increase in awareness of impact investing since 2014
            • There are

              1,021

              certified benefit corporations (B-Corps) in the US

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              Visit the United States site


              Impact Investing Australia

              Mission & Purpose

              Impact Investing Australia provides leadership and strategy to accelerate growth of the impact investment market operating in and from Australia. Our vision is for a healthy, equitable and prosperous Australia delivered through a dynamic market for investments with a diversity of players and products.

              We are committed to achieving a vibrant impact investment market that is both uniquely Australian and makes a rich contribution globally.

              • Greater than

                AU$20bn

                confirmed impact investing market at June 2020
              • More than

                20,000

                social enterprises and 57,000 not-for-profit organizations in Australia
              • An increase of

                5x

                planned for size of impact investment portfolios by active investors over next five years

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                More resources available on:

                Impact Investing Australia Reports

                Impact Investing Australia Newsletters

                Impact Investing Australia Submissions

                Impact Investing Australia
                Board and Advisory Board

                See Impact Investing Australia Board and Advisory Board

                 

                Our Team

                See Impact Investing Australia Team

                 

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                Visit the Australia site


                Impact Investing Institute

                Mission & Purpose

                The Institute’s vision is for lives to improve, as more people choose to use their savings and investments to help solve social and environmental challenges, while seeking a financial return. We want to accelerate the growth and improve the effectiveness of the impact investing market in the UK and internationally, so more capital contributes to the well-being of people and the planet – as set out in the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals.

                 

                We work across five key focus areas:

                • Awareness Raising
                • Education
                • Research
                • Impact Measurement, Management And Reporting
                • Policy and Advocacy

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                    More resources available on:

                    Institute’s publications

                     

                    Calendar of upcoming events available on:

                    Institute’s event page

                     

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