• +44 (0) 208 057 8227
  • INFO@SQUAREMILERESEARCH.COM

Hockey stick style growth for impact?

10 Mar, 2021 | Return|

Until recently, the primary focus for most investors was to ensure that the returns on their investments met their financial goals. Today, of equal importance for many is a desire of those investments to have a positive outcome for people and the planet.

Although historically a more misunderstood area of the investment universe, impact investing may now be on the brink of a ‘hockey stick’ style of growth and adoption across the market. In this short video, Square Mile’s Commercial Director, Steve Kenny, discusses the growth in this style of investing and shares recent research undertaken by The Big Exchange, a B2C platform launched in Q4 2020 that exclusively offers impact style investments, highlighting how consumers attitude and behaviour is changing in this space.

 

Further insights

Take a look at further insights from our recent event, The Journey from ESG to Impact.

ImpactInstituteThe Journey from ESG to Impact

Hear from Jamie Broderick, Director of the Impact Investing Institute, on how advisers and investors can access impact investing and what to expect from this area of investment.

LISTEN NOW

 

JourneyfromESG-webHow are asset managers tackling impact investing?

Hear from our three sponsors, Aberdeen Standard Investments, Columbia Threadneedle Investments and M&G Investments on how they view impact investing and why it is an exciting opportunity.

WATCH NOW

Related

How impact changed the conversation around Responsible investment

As investors seek to align their investments with their broader social conscious, what are the oppor...

Read More >

A multi-asset approach to sustainable investing

Sustainable investment strategies should look to the future, how can investors adopt a multi-asset a...

Read More >

Why do we need an Impact Advisory Board?

With Responsible investment becoming ever more important, UBP explore the importance of an Impact Ad...

Read More >

RESOURCES

Discover our range of guides and resources to help with your business planning and communicating with your clients.

EXPLORE RESOURCES >

TALKING WITH

In our ‘Talking With’ series we take a peek into the life of some of the industry’s leading figures, talking candidly on how they started, their experience and what they do to relax.

DISCOVER MORE >
Feedback