In 2016, the UK government appointed Dame Elizabeth Corley, former-CEO of Allianz Global Investors, to chair an Advisory Group looking at how to grow a culture of social impact investment and savings in the UK. Their first report, “Growing a Culture of Social Impact Investing in the UK” (2017), detailed more than 50 recommendations on how this could be achieved and thus enable more people to support more easily the things they care about through their savings and investments. In March 2018 the Prime Minister asked Elizabeth to lead an Implementation Taskforce to progress the recommendations in the report. The final report by the Implementation Taskforce highlights the progress made over the year and level of engagement across the private, public and social sectors.

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White Paper: Scaling up institutional investment for place-based impact

Our joint white paper “Scaling up institutional investment for place-based impact,” based on the collaborative “Place-Based Impact Investing Project (PBII)” by the Impact Investing Institute, The Good Economy and Pensions for Purpose, sets out the case for institutional investors to adopt a “place-based lens.”