MICROFINANCE EVENT: Impact Investing: Mainstreaming Purpose-Driven Finance; February 15, 2017; New York, USA

Event Name: Impact Investing: Mainstreaming Purpose-Driven Finance

Event Date: February 15, 2017

Event Location: Time Warner Center, 60 Columbus Circle, New York, New York, USA

Summary of Event: Speakers here will analyze opportunities and obstacles present in the “mainstreaming” of impact investing, which the organizers define as “a new approach to putting capital to work” through a “more long-term, sustainable and socially responsible approach to investing.”

Description on Organizers: This event is organized by The Economist, a UK-based source of newspapers, conferences and online services offering news and analysis on business and world affairs.

Cost: The cost to attend is USD 1,795, with a discounted rate of USD 1,595 for those registering before January 27. Groups registering by that date are eligible for discounts of up to 15 percent. A rate of USD 995 may be requested for representatives of government and nonprofits via event-tickets[at]economist.com.

Event Website: http://www.economist.com/events-conferences/americas/impact-investing

For additional information, you may contact the organizers by email at event-tickets[at]economist.com or phone at +41 22 56 68 460.

By Phoebe Rorke

Sources and Additional Resources

The Economist
http://www.economistgroup.com/what_we_do/our_history.html

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