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YOUR MONEY: Family offices lead the way on impact investing

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When former investment manager Ron Cordes started a charitable foundation in 2007, he got frustrated because he could only “do good” when he was actively giving the money away to needy causes. Ethan Brown, founder and CEO of Beyond Meat, and guests ring the opening bell to celebrate his company's IPO at...

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ImpactAssets Celebrates Ten-Year Anniversary as Assets Top $1 Billion

BETHESDA, Md., Jun. 27 /CSRwire/ -  ImpactAssets, a nonprofit financial services firm that increases the flow of capital into investments delivering financial, social and environmental returns, celebrated its ten-year anniversary by announcing today that assets under management in The Giving Fund, its donor advised fund, have topped $1 billion.   In less than six months, ImpactAssets has...

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Impact Investing

Capitalism is tackling the world's biggest social and environmental problems-and giving investors a new way to do well by doing good.   By Ron Cordes   Pretend it's 2007 again, andyou must choose between two investment opportunities. One is a pool of U.S.-based mortgage-backed securities packaged by a huge Wall Street firm. The other is a fund with stakes...

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