The Place Based Impact Investing (PBII) Forum is a forum hosted by Pensions for Purpose and co-managed with The Good Economy. Its purpose is to facilitate action-oriented discussions on how to scale up institutional investment that delivers local and regional social, economic and environmental impact. This builds on research undertaken by The Good Economy, The Impact Investing Institute and Pensions for Purpose in the report: "Scaling up institutional investment for place-based impact", published in May 2021.
The forum operates on a quarterly cycle of:
Investments made with the intention to yield appropriate risk-adjusted financial returns as well as positive local impact, with a focus on addressing the needs of specific places to enhance local economic resilience, prosperity and sustainable development.Place Based Impact Investing brings together places and investors around five ‘pillars’, underpinned by a solid social and financial rationale for investing:
Please note that sponsorship is payable in advance. Forum sponsorship is payable quarterly in advance.To join the Forum please sign up here. For more information please email Karen Shackleton at [email protected].
People and Events
The eagerly anticipated launch of the Place-Based Impact Investing (PBII) White Paper included a presentation and discussion of the project’s findings, recommendations and next steps.
Big Society Capital recently worked together with social impact investment partners and central government to galvanise £80.4 million of new capital towards tackling homelessness in the wake of COVID-19.…
The opportunity is to finance development and construction of new social and affordable housing and in the long-term to lease the newly constructed social and affordable housing to housing providers.
Room 151, June 2021