Impact Insights

As part of our ongoing research work, we periodically publish impact insights.  These are our thoughts and ideas on the impact markets, the six sectors we focus on and market related events that influence these markets.

 

  • What’s with the unstoppable rise of green bonds? 7th August, 2017 -   Impact Insights #8 – London, July 2017   Enrico Lo Giudice, Research Associate   In August 2016, an article on this website tried to explain the main drivers behind the surprising increase of green bonds in the capital market. One year later, and things haven’t slowed down:...
  • Gli strumenti dell’Impact Investing 7th August, 2017 -   Impact Insights #7 – London, July 2017   Rodolfo Fracassi, Managing Director Marco Foglizzo, Investment Director Enrico Lo Giudice, Research Associate   Come in tutte le strategie finanziarie, anche quando si parla di investimenti ad impatto è importante avere le idee chiare sugli strumenti disponibili. Nel...
  • What’s next for green finance after United States withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement? 14th June, 2017 -   Impact Insights #6 – London, June 2017   Rodolfo Fracassi, Managing Director Steve Rocco, Marketing Director Enrico Lo Giudice, Research Associate   Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from Paris Agreement is unquestionably a major signal by his administration, as it demonstrates a real intention...
  • I settori chiave dell’impact investing 15th May, 2017 -   Impact Insights #5 – London, March 2017     Rodolfo Fracassi, Managing Director Marco Foglizzo, Investment Director Enrico Lo Giudice, Research Associate   Si sente sempre più parlare di investimenti sostenibili, c’è chi li chiama SRI, chi ESG e chi Impact creando così non...
  • Lo sviluppo del mercato degli investimenti sostenibili 17th April, 2017 -   Impact Insights #4 – London, April 2017   Rodolfo Fracassi, Managing Director Marco Foglizzo, Investment Director Enrico Lo Giudice, Research Associate     Nella prima newsletter si è parlato dell’evoluzione degli investimenti sostenibili. In questa seconda edizione proponiamo una riflessione sulla dimensione del mercato...
  • L’evoluzione degli investimenti sostenibili: da SRI ad Impact Investing 15th March, 2017 -   Impact Insights #3 – London, March 2017   Rodolfo Fracassi, Managing Director Marco Foglizzo, Investment Director Enrico Lo Giudice, Research Associate   Si sente sempre più parlare di investimenti sostenibili, c’è chi li chiama SRI, chi ESG e chi Impact creando così non poca...
  • Here’s why the green bond market is set to keep growing 17th August, 2016 -   Impact Insights #2 – London, August 2016    Enrico Lo Giudice, Research Associate   In April this year, the Danish citizen Peter Christensen received an unusual statement in his mail box: instead of paying interest on his mortgage, his bank had paid him $40...
  • The Institutional Impact Investing Revolution 17th May, 2016 -   Impact Insights #1 – London, May 2016     Rodolfo Fracassi, Managing Director Harry Hummels, Senior Advisor   ABP, Europe’s second largest pension fund, with more than 380 billion euros (about $430 billion) under management, announced last year that it would increase its allocation...