Impact funds performance comparison – Bruna Bauer

How do impact funds in the private and public markets perform compared to traditional investments?

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This blog is a write-up of conversations on impact integration from our Global Impact Forum all-stakeholder event in December. The discussion shared insights from our Impact Lens 'Impact investment performance' research, with the following takeaways:

Perception – ensure everyone understands there is not a trade-off between impact and performance.

Advice gap – consultants can combine points on financial returns and impact performance when guiding investments – including the adverse impacts.

Governance – have sustainability professionals at Board level to help increase the interest and time allocated to consider impact more holistically.

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