Introduction to Impact Investing
This course provides you with a fundamental understanding of what impact and impact investing is. You'll learn about the macro trends driving this sector, the definitions, the investors, sourcing for investments, measuring (and managing) impact as well as headwinds and tailwinds to know about. Get started on your impact investing journey with the ultimate masterclass in an engaging and interactive learning format.
Self paced learning online
This course is divided into these main Topic areas:
Topic 1: Introduction to the course
Topic 2: What is impact and impact investing?
Topic 3: Impact Investing Across Industries
Topic 4: Impact Investing Perspectives
Topic 5: Exercise
Topic 6: Size of the Impact Investing Market
Topic 7: Segmentation of the Impact Investing Market
Topic 8: Maturity of the Impact Investing Market
Topic 9: Performance of Impact Investments
Topic 10:Who Does Impact Investing?
Topic 11: Sourcing for Impact Investments
Topic 12:Impact Measurement and Management (IMM)
Topic 13: Headwinds and Tailwinds
Topic 14:Key Resources and Summary Case Studies/Features of
Different Investor Perspectives
Case Study 1: Venture Philanthropy - Global Development Incubator (Warren Ang)
Case Study 2: Impact Fund Management - Circulate Capital (Rob Kaplan)
Case Study 3: Family Office Impact Investment Carve-Out- District Capital (Michael Au)
The design of this online certificate course is led by the Sustainable Finance Initiative who, together with industry experts, will share relevant professional experience and in-depth subject knowledge with you throughout the course.