Examples of investment opportunities | Big Society Capital
Examples of investment opportunities
For both a financial and social return

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There are a growing number of opportunities for investors to get involved in social investment. Below are some examples from our investment portfolio. This is not an exhaustive list and there are other social investment opportunities.

Social Impact Bond to help young people improve their educational attainment and reduce youth unemployment.
Growth capital for social enterprises that will improve the lives of disadvantaged people in the UK.
Provides properties that charities and social enterprises use to deliver frontline services.
Loans to Community Land Trusts and other community groups to provide rental properties for local communities at affordable prices.
Social Impact Bond to enable targeted interventions to support families adopting harder to place young people.
Residential property fund to buy and lease properties to Real Lettings, the lettings arm of homeless charity St Mungo’s Broadway.

Loans to community organisations in areas of high deprivation to pay for renewable energy equipment and energy efficiency measures.
Supports disadvantaged communities to develop community-owned renewable energy projects that create income for the community.
Finance for charities and social enterprises in Scotland looking for growth capital.