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Impact Investing for a Sustainable Planet, Insights from EcoEnterprises Fund, Tammy E. Newmark and Michele A. Pena

Impact Investing for a Sustainable Planet guides investors in supporting entrepreneurs to scale business models which maximize positive impact outcomes, including climate and nature-based solutions
Table Of Contents
Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1 Introduction - Two Decades of Monumental Shifts -- Impact Investing: How the Field has Evolved with Mainstream Adoption -- What is Impact Investment? -- An Ecosystem on the Rise -- New Managers, Larger Funds -- Deepening Dynamism -- The Beauty of Standardization for the Field -- EcoEnterprises Fund's Story Parallels the Rise of Impact Investing -- Learning a Shared Language -- Same Investment Thesis, Broadening Impact Investing Field -- The 17 SDGs as a Catalyst for Action -- Driving Transparency Through Reporting Standards -- Spotlight on Biodiversity Investing -- Reflections -- 2 Evolution of EcoEnterprises Fund: From Proof to Convention -- Finding our Way and Scaling in a Distinctive Investment Niche -- Another First: A Women-Owned and Managed Impact Fund -- Strengthening our Institutional Capacity -- A Proven Concept with Lasting Lessons Learned -- Addressing the Void in the Market and Adapting to Change -- Partnerships: A Common Thread Through it All -- 3 Nature-Based Solutions: Path to a Sustainable Future -- Theory of Change Sets the Stage -- Natural Capital as a Guiding Force for a Just Transition -- Community Partnerships -- Resiliency in Sustainable Supply Chains -- Biodiversity, Climate, and Social Equity are Foundational Elements -- Pivotal Role Women Play -- Time is now for Nature-Based Solutions, Particularly Forest Systems -- Ecosystem Service Markets -- Investing in Regeneration -- Investing in Blue Food Innovation -- Investing in Ecotourism -- Investing in Emerging Opportunities -- 4 Management of a Portfolio at Scale -- Staying True to our Mission: Attributes of the Deal -- Working the Channels and Building a Pipeline -- Generating Deal Flow -- Cultivating the Pipeline -- Leaning into the Investment Process
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non fiction
First edition.
Includes index
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1 online resource (195 pages)
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