Artículos Internacional

24 noviembre 2020

Goldman Sachs y BlackRock aseguran que las empresas con buenos índices sociales son más resilientes

Mirjam Staub-Bisang, CEO de BlackRock Management en Suiza, y Claire Hedley, directora ejecutiva y AIMS Imprint en Goldman Sachs Asset Management, remarcaron durante su intervención en el VII S2B Impact Forum, el congreso de referencia en economía de impacto organizado por Ship2B, que para que la inversión de impacto avance “necesitamos tener una tesis de […]

11 noviembre 2020

El gobierno del Reino Unido anunció la emisión de un Bono Verde Soberano

The Impact Investing Institute, the Green Finance Institute and the LSE Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment are delighted to welcome the UK government’s announcement to issue a Sovereign Green Bond today.[…] This Green Bond is a fantastic response to the investment community’s growing demand for investments that help secure a zero-carbon future. Our joint proposal for […]

6 noviembre 2020

Global Impact Investing Network lanzó reportes sobre inversión de impacto enfocada en agricultura e inclusión financiera

As the impact investing industry continues to evolve and mature, impact investors are increasingly committed to integrating impact into decision-making and sharing results transparently. Credible and comparable impact data is key to achieving the promise of impact investing, yet 84% of investors cannot compare impact results with market performance because they lack the needed tools […]

30 octubre 2020

Inversión Resiliente y Humanitaria: inversión de impacto enfocada en beneficiar a las personas y comunidades en contextos frágiles

The Covid-19 pandemic threatens already fragile social and economic systems and could potentially impact the lives of up to 2 billion people. Based on estimates by the World Bank, it would push 88-115 million people into extreme poverty in 2020, reversing decades of continuous progress. Covid-19 has already highlighted our global connectedness making it abundantly […]

21 octubre 2020

SDG Impact lanzó su primera consulta pública sobre estándares de impacto de ODS para empresas

Today, we are excited to announce the launch of the first consultation period on the SDG Impact Standards for Enterprises – designed to promote sustainable development and advance private sector contributions toward achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals (#SDGs). The Standards for Enterprises are third among our sets of Standards, which also include a set for Private Equity Funds and […]

19 octubre 2020

La inversión de impacto se beneficia al mejorar la medición del éxito y del fracaso

In 1885, Nathaniel Mayer Rothschild became one the UK’s first impact investment managers when he established a fund that promised to provide “commodious and healthy dwellings” for the working class in east London — and a 4 per cent return for investors. But even with the fund’s success, both for the people living in the […]

Los 17 Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible.
15 octubre 2020

Cómo hacerle frente a la crisis del Covid-19 con la Agenda 2030

La recuperación tras la pandemia actual tiene que ser diferente y centrada en la sostenibilidad ambiental y social. Nos tendría que conducir a una economía baja en carbono, resiliente a los efectos del cambio climático y que no deje a nadie fuera.[…] En la región, los más afectados serán definitivamente las poblaciones más vulnerables: las […]

8 octubre 2020

¿Cómo los fondos de capital privado pueden contribuir a los ODS? UNDP lanzó una guía con estándares de impacto

New York –  A new set of Standards released today by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) lays out how private equity funds can contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) — the world’s blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all.[…] The new SDG Impact Standards for Private Equity Funds outline a clear system and […]

5 octubre 2020

Environmental Finance galardonó al primer Bono de Impacto Social de Argentina en la categoría “Inversión del año/Educación”

The Social Impact Bond (SIB) issued by the local government of Buenos Aires in 2019 was developed to fund a pilot project to help 1,000 vulnerable young adults aged between 17 and 24 in their search for employment. With youth unemployment high in the country – estimated in 2019 at 25% of people aged 15-24 […]

10 septiembre 2020

Cómo medir el impacto real de una empresa

Por Sir Ronald Cohen y George Serafeim In recent years, most major international airlines have reported healthy profitability. But our calculations show this to be a mirage. In the case of Lufthansa and American Airlines, for example, accounting for their environmental costs of $2.3 and $4.8 billion respectively would make both companies unprofitable.[…] Accounting for […]

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