Posts Tagged: social impact projects

There’s a long road ahead for social impact bonds

Will the social impact bond ever attract commercial capital? At least one professional investor believes it eventually will – although he doesn’t think it will be quick or easy. The social impact bond was introduced last year as a means of funding early interventions on reducing reoffending, drug use, the number of children in care…. Read more »

Social impact bonds are hot topics

The social impact bond seems flavour of the month. The US budget on 14 February was sprinkled with references to the concept, there known as a “pay for success” bond, and as much as $100m could be spent on them in the next few years. Other countries are also interested. Everyone seems to like the… Read more »