Root Capital in the Stanford Social Innovation Review
“Toward the Efficient Impact Frontier”, explores Root Capital’s evolving approach to balancing financial return with impact, and provides tools that other impact investors can use to make investment decisions that weigh all factors of portfolio performance — financial, social, and environmental — in a quantitative and holistic way.
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Businesses, banks and donors jointly invest in profitable smallholder value chains Today, IDH launches the 100 M EUR IDH Farmfit Fund and 30M EUR IDH Farmfit Business Support facility.
IDH launches 30M EUR Farmfit Business Support Facility and 100M EUR Farmfit Fund, backed by Dutch government and US treasury guarantee
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