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The Economist: Sustainable Investment Joins the Mainstream
Nov
25
2017

The Economist: Sustainable Investment Joins the Mainstream

Millennials are coming into money and want to invest it responsibly.

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The Case Foundation: 50 Impact Investing Influencers You Should Follow On Twitter
Dec
08
2016

The Case Foundation: 50 Impact Investing Influencers You Should Follow On Twitter

As 2016 comes to an end, we want to give a shout-out to 50 influencers in the Impact Investing space—investors, intermediaries, researchers, and engaged thought leaders—who continue to share their vision about the evolution of Impact Investing and who you should be following on Twitter.

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The Financial Times: How the Next Generation is Shaping a New Future with Old Money
Oct
20
2016

The Financial Times: How the Next Generation Is Shaping a New Future with Old Money

There is a capital P in The ImPact. The P is what happened when some of the youngest members of some of the richest families in America got together and decided that the philanthropy of their parents and grandparents fell far short of the good they could be doing in the world.

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Disrupt Africa: Why African Solar Is a Hotbed for Investment
Sep
01
2016

Disrupt Africa: Why African Solar Is a Hotbed for Investment

African solar startups are solving a serious problem, namely the continent’s major lack of power. Combine this with the evolution of innovative business models, and you have a sector that is proving seriously popular with investors.

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The Guardian: The Africans Buying Sunshine with Their Phones
Jul
28
2016

The Guardian: The Africans Buying Sunshine with Their Phones

Solar-powered electricity units are removing the need for dangerous kerosene lamps and allowing Africans to stay connected.

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Bloomberg Brief: Special Report: Family Office
Jul
06
2016

Bloomberg Brief: Special Report: Family Office

Lauren Cochran scouts for deals in Africa as director of private investments for Blue Haven Initiative. Cochran spoke to Margaret Collins of Bloomberg Briefs about how she finds emerging companies on the world’s second-biggest continent.

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Newsweek: Solar Power Brightens Residents' Prospects in East Africa
Jul
02
2016

Newsweek: Solar Power Brightens Residents' Prospects in East Africa

Every day, she lines up a solar panel outside her home, where it soaks up sunlight. The energy the panel gathers charges the batteries that power all her electrical devices.

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The White House: New Commitments to Accelerate Investment in the Clean-Energy Transformation
Jun
02
2016

The White House: New Commitments to Accelerate Investment in the Clean-Energy Transformation

Government and private sector leadership continue to work together to transition new clean-energy technologies from lab to market.

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The Economist: On the Move
Apr
16
2016

The Economist: On the Move

Mobile and internet technology is transforming industries across the world, but Africa has more potential than most because the existing infrastructure falls so far short of people’s needs.

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Forbes: Spotlight on Impact Investing: In Hollywood, Big Issues Can Mean Big Business
Mar
18
2016

Forbes: Spotlight on Impact Investing: In Hollywood, Big Issues Can Mean Big Business

In announcing the award for Best Documentary Short during the 88th Annual Academy Awards, comedian Louis CK uncorked the line of the night: “This Oscar is going home in a Honda Civic.”

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