News & Insights
20 August 2021
Michael Hurley, Environmental Finance
What does the broader impact market think of large private equity giants' positive impact claims, Michael Hurley asks
Signatories to the Impact Principles are well-represented on the recently announced G7 Impact Taskforce. This initiative will facilitate discussions and recommendations around impact transparency and explore ways to create financial instruments that can help deliver positive impact.
IFC’s latest estimate of the global market for impact investments shows that $2.3 trillion were being invested for impact in 2020, of which $636 billion clearly have an impact management system in place, according to the report 'Investing for Impact: The Global Impact Investing Market 2020'.