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The impact investor : lessons in leadership and strategy for collaborative capitalism

Author: Cathy Clark; Jed Emerson; Ben Thornley
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Jossey-Bass, A Wiley Brand, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The Impact Investor: Lessons in Leadership and Strategy for Collaborative Capitalism offers precise details on what, exactly, impact investing entails, embodied in the experiences and best and proven practices of some of the world's most successful impact investors, across asset classes, geographies and areas of impact. The book discusses the parameters of impact investing in unprecedented detail and clarity,  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Clark, Cathy, 1968-
Impact investor.
Hoboken, NJ : Jossey-Bass & Pfeiffer Imprints, Wiley, [2015]
(DLC) 2014033824
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cathy Clark; Jed Emerson; Ben Thornley
ISBN: 9781118860816 1118860810 1118860713 9781118860717
OCLC Number: 889005192
Description: xxiii, 357 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Tables and Figures ix Foreword by Sir Ronald Cohen xi Preface xix Introduction 1 Part One Key Practices and Drivers Underlying Impact Investing 17 1 Inside Collaborative Capitalism 19 The Roots of Collaborative Capitalism 20 The Collaborative Capitalism Pyramid 34 Three Core Elements of Collaborative Capitalism 39 Putting It All Together: Collaborative Capitalism in Action 44 Looking Ahead 56 2 Raising the Curtain on Impact Investing 58 Sizing the Market 62 Key Actors and Activities 66 The Fund Perspective 73 The Twelve Funds 81 Performance Numbers 93 The Impact Investing Fund Landscape 98 Part Two Four Key Elements of Successful Impact Investing 109 3 Impact DNA 111 A Means to an End 114 The Need for Clarity 117 The Impact Value Chain and Theories of Change 118 Getting Everyone Aligned 127 From First to Last: Measurement and Reporting 129 Bringing It Together: Sequencing the DNA of Impact Investors 138 Mission First and Last Approaches 141 The Mission First and Last Tool Kit 149 4 Symbiosis as Strategy 155 The Practice of Policy Symbiosis 156 Public Sector Innovation in Alignment with the Private Sector 158 The Public Case for Impact Investing 159 The Policy Symbiosis Tool Kit 181 The Five London Principles 191 5 The New Deal 196 The Terrain for the New Deal 196 Myths of Catalytic Capital 200 Four Purposes of Catalytic Capital 203 The Catalytic Capital Tool Kit 222 6 Multilingual Leadership 229 New Skillsets for New Leaders 230 Multilingual Leadership in the Research 232 Multilingual Leadership as Cross-Disciplinary and Collaborative 235 Defining Multilingual Leadership for Impact Investing 239 The Multilingual Leader: From Individual to Team to Firm 243 Building a Multilingual Team: Acquiring Multilingual Capacity 247 The Multilingual Leadership Tool Kit 249 Beyond Impact Investing 254 Part Three Looking Ahead: Trends and Challenges 257 7 The Writing on the Wall 259 8 Concluding Reflections 285 Ongoing Challenges for the Field s Development 287 Using the Right Tool for the Right Problem 291 The Road Ahead 291 Impact Investor Resource Guide 293 Notes 308 Acknowledgments 324 About the Authors 332 Index 335
Responsibility: Cathy Clark, Jed Emerson, and Ben Thornley.

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Presents strategies for making sound impact investments based on case studies. This book includes advice on the way business is and must be responding to a new generation of millennial clients and  Read more...

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