goal is to see the emerging impact
investment market establish itself as an alternative investible market
for mainstream investors
is every reason to believe that impact investing can make this
transformation – as
private equity did, as the high yield bond market did, as developing
country equity markets did, as commodity investment did, as hedge funds
as an asset class did, and so on.
shift from emerging to emerged, and from exotic to
mainstream, needs more than the innovative investors and good initial
investments that this market already has. Essentially, it requires
aggregated investment data to attract new capital and more
Maturing the market
clear investment benchmarks
and the ability to quantify the real levels of risk – this is key to
social impact investment being recognised as an investible asset class.
To be piloted in 2013
We are currently
pilot of the EngagedX index,
which we will launch in 2013.