Charities are often reluctant to take on loan finance, preferring instead to rely on grants from trusts or individuals.
What is the gritty reality of social investment? If I were being cruel I would start by misquoting a saying most frequently credited to the ancient Chinese philosopher Confucius “Life is really simple, but lawyers insist on making it complicated. “
“Are you investment ready?” You’ve probably heard this question a lot if you’ve explored social investment. You might also still be wondering what it means. Thankfully, help is at hand…
Big Society Capital has produced its first comprehensive estimate of the size and composition of social investment in the UK.