Although the concept is not new, the term impact investing is. Crucially, the basic definition of impact investment is still debated. In general, 3 points are not debated. Impact investors expect a financial return on their capital expect social and/or environmental impact want to be able to measure their impact Currently, as HBR explains, impact […]
In terms of risk/reward vs impact, crowdlending can be a good option for the general public looking to invest with impact. It is important to be aware of the risks, but done properly, investors have the opportunity to get a nice return alongside an impact that is usually very direct and very obvious.