Time for schemes to step up on impact investing

Cliff Prior and Gila Norich says schemes have both the assets and pressure to make change

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Time for schemes to step up on impact investing

The impact movement is gaining momentum. Impact assets leapt to $715bn (£525bn) in 2020, an increase of over $200 billion on the prior year, according to the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN).

Despite year-on-year growth and strong realised returns across asset classes in both developing and emerging markets, pension assets still comprise only about 3.5% of the impact investment market. This...

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