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$60 billion impact investing industry becomes mainstream

November 07th, 2016

Impact investing or investing to generate a positive, social and environmental impact, has become a mainstream investment choice, and is predicted to become a $1 trillion dollar industry by 2020, according to Standard Life Investments.

The global investment manager's whitepaper found 80 per cent of those who lived in the United Kingdom thought human rights, equality and eradicating poverty were important considerations when investing, while 80 per cent of their surveyed participants also did not want to sacrifice investment performance when they invested into values-based funds. 

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