Zurich Insurance shares their approach to impact measurement as a guide for others. To achieve that, having clear processes and guidelines in place to calculate the impact that defines this investment approach is essential.
Knowing how to build, measure, and manage a financially sustainable portfolio of impact investments is more important than ever.
Principle 9 of the Impact Principles require signatories to publish an annual Disclosure Statement in which they describe how each Principle is incorporated into its investment process and the extent of its alignment with each Principle.
Impact investors strive to sustain the positive impact beyond the life of an investment.
In a case study that highlights Principle 7 of the Impact Principles, Sabine Chalopin, Power and Renewables ESG & Impact Director, and Jasandra Nyker, Managing Director at Denham Capital Management, contribute insights into how the organization implements its exit strategy.
Danielle Brassel, Responsible Investment Analyst at Zurich Insurance Company Ltd, takes us through how the organization approaches Principle 6 of the Impact Principles - monitor the progress of each investment in achieving impact against expectations and respond appropriately.
“Investing for positive impact requires intentionality, strategic focus, and continuous management.”
Julie Montels, Impact Analyst at INOKS Capital, shares how the organization has implemented Principle 5 of the Impact Principles to identify and manage potential adverse impacts in their investments within the agriculture sector.
Signatories to the Impact Principles are at the forefront of the impact investing community's response to the COVID-19 crisis.
BlueOrchard Finance Ltd is a pioneer in impact investing and one of the founding Signatories to the IFC-led Impact Principles.
In a case study that highlights Principle 4 of the Impact Principles, Stéphanie Emond, Head of Impact and Operations at FinDev Canada, shares how the development institution’s Impact Framework allows them to evaluat
Calvert Impact Capital tackled Principle 4 of the Impact Principles in their contribution to the IFC's Growing Impact Report: Assess the expected impact of each investment, based on a systemic approach.
In the inaugural episode of the Impact Principles Webinar Series, we gave an overview of the Impact Principles, discussed impact investing in the current climate, and answered the frequent asked questions from investors around the globe about the Principles.
Partners Group's ESG & Sustainability lead in Europe, Carmela Mondino Borromeo, explains how they integrate responsible investment principles throughout their entire investment process and, in line with Principle 3, how their active ownership model helped them wo
In a case study that features Principle 3 of the Impact Principles- “Establish the investor’s contribution to the achievement of impact” - Actis showcases how it’s open source impact measurement framework, the Actis Impact Score (AIS) has enables them to compare the impact of different investment
responsAbility Investments AG on Principle 2 of the Impact Principles: Manage strategic impact and financial returns at portfolio level.
Matt Christensen, Global Head of Responsible Investment, shares how AXA-IM’s Climate and Biodiversity fund has defined strategic impact objectives consistent with their investment strategy.
Growing Impact—New Insights into the Practice of Impact Investing.provides an overview and prospects for growth of the impact investing market and characteristics of the current Signatories to the Operating Principles for Impact Management.