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Events | 12 December 2017

Location: Cazenove Charities, 31 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7QA

Events | 7 December 2017

Location: Future Business Centre, Kings Hedges Road, Cambridge, CB4 2HY

Events | 29 November 2017

Location: LSO St Luke's, 161 Old Street , EC1V 9NG London, United Kingdom

Events | 28 November 2017

Location: Priory Centre, 6 Priory Row, Coventry, CV1 5EX

Events | 21 November 2017

Location: GMCVO Social Enterprise Project, St Thomas Centre, Ardwick Green, Manchester, M12 6FZ

Research | 21 November 2017

Donor Advised Funds (DAFs) are an increasingly common method of global philanthropic giving, with more than $80bn in assets under management in the US.

Blog | 20 November 2017

In the summer, Big Society Capital launched our impact report, bringing together the information, stories and learnings from our first 5 years. In it, we’ve highlighted how social investment is supporting charities and social enterprises.

Events | 14 November 2017

Location: The Brewery, London

Events | 14 November 2017

Location: The Studio, 7 Cannon Street, Birmingham, B2 5EP

Blog | 7 November 2017

Our second Data Dives into Social Investment blog looks at the social outcomes being targeted by charities and social enterprises across the UK. 

Blog | 31 October 2017

In the last few months, Big Society Capital carried out some research to understand the state of the Venture Philanthropy (VP) sector in the UK, in collaboration with the European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA). 

Blog | 26 October 2017

Introducing our new series of blogs exploring social investment data visualisations.

Events | 24 October 2017
Location: Stirchley Baths, Bournville Lane, Birmingham, B30 2JT
Blog | 24 October 2017

In this post James Ronicle, Associate Director at Ecorys UK, describes the findings from the latest research collaboration between Ecorys UK and the Policy Innovation Research Unit (PIRU). The two research teams examined the reasons why 25 areas did, or did not, set up a social impact bond (SIB), and summarises the four factors that were essential in ensuring whether a SIB was launched.

Blog | 20 October 2017

Last December, we launched the Building Blocks framework, identifying the key components intermediaries need to have in order to be effective and sustainable in the long term.

Blog | 12 October 2017

On 26th September, a Social Investment Forum organised by Sarasin & Partners, Big Society Capital and Cass Business School asked the question “Is social investment growing fast enough?” Hear the thoughts and experiences of our speakers.

Blog | 11 October 2017

Last week I was invited to join a panel at Legal & General’s Defined Contribution (DC) pensions conference, chaired by Simon Chinnery, exploring the future direction of DC pensions. 

Blog | 28 September 2017

Social investment is all about people.

Events | 27 September 2017
Location: The Hub, 17 Eastgate Street, Stafford ST16 2LZ
Events | 25 September 2017

Location: Big Society Capital, 8-10 New Fetter Lane, London, EC4A 1AZ

News | 20 September 2017

Housing associations are to begin a major new challenge of developing pioneering ideas to tackle the country’s biggest future social challenges, the National Housing Federation has announced at its Annual Conference today (Wednesday).

Events | 14 September 2017
Location: Bevan Brittan Bristol Office, Kings Orchard, 1 Queen Street, Bristol, BS2 0HQ
Blog | 12 September 2017

As part of the GET INFORMED campaign blog series, Edwin Godfrey - Chairman of Purple shares their journey exploring social investment. 

Blog | 8 September 2017

You may have seen recently, here at Big Society Capital we’ve just hit a milestone - a billion pounds of social investment committed by us and our co-investors and available to the sector.

Events | 7 September 2017
Location: Gilpin Rectory, The Broadway, Houghton-le-spring, DH4 4BB