Impact investing could raise trillions of dollars to address the world’s most pressing challenges—from mitigating climate change to preparing health systems for shocks like pandemics. IFC's CEO Philippe Le Houérou explains why it’s important to develop a common set of principles to bring more clarity and funding to the sector.
WEF, 22 Oct 2018
The International Finance Corp (IFC) set global minimum standards for credible impact investing today at the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group in Bali, Indonesia by releasing a draft of its Operating Principles for Impact Management.
Forbes, 12 Oct 2018
IFC together with leading global investors and policymakers launched the Consultation Draft “Investing for Impact: Operating Principles for Impact Managers” on October 12, 2018, during the IMF-World Bank Group Annual Meetings in Bali, Indonesia.Watch the replay.
Worl Bank Live, 12 Oct 2018
The popularity of the strategy has prompted some to define its aims more clearly.
Financial Times, 19 Sept 2018