Social finance
Social finance is an approach to managing money which delivers a social dividend and an economic return. It may also refer to Social Finance UK, the organization behind the first Social Impact Bond, o...
Unitus Seed Fund
Unitus Seed Fund is an investment fund which provides seed funding to social enterprise in India. Based in Bangalore and Seattle, Washington and established in 2012, the program invests in Indian sta...
LendUp
Founded in 2012, LendUp is a socially responsible direct lender which focuses on financial education and gamification to encourage responsible lending behavior. By using big data to analyze risk, Lend...
Social enterprise lending
Social enterprise lending is a form of social finance which refers to the practice of offering loans and other financing vehicles below current market rates to social enterprises and other organisatio...
Monte delle doti
Monte delle doti was a public fund established by the government of the Republic of Florence in 1425. Its purpose was to provide suitable dowries to Florentine brides.
In medieval Italy, the size...
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Walden Asset Management
Walden Asset Management (WAM) is a division of Boston Trust & Investment Management Company. Founded in 1975, it has been described as a "leader in socially responsible investing" (SRI). Walden A...
CommonBond
CommonBond is a student lending marketplace that offers lower rate loans to graduate school students and grads. The company also has a "one-for-one" social mission: For every degree fully funded on th...
Socially responsible investing
Socially responsible investing (SRI), also known as sustainable, socially conscious, "green" or ethical investing, is any investment strategy which seeks to consider both financial return and social g...
Local Initiatives Support Corporation
The Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) is a US non-profit community development financial institution (CDFI) that supports community development corporations in 30 urban areas and dozens of ...
Principles for Responsible Investment
The United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) Initiative is an international network of investors working together to put the six Principles for Responsible Investment into ...
Principles for Responsible Investment - Wikipedia
Environmentally honest market system

In economics, an environmentally honest market system (abbr. honest market) refers to a market which reflects ecological and environmental health costs such as resource depletion and pollution.
The SRI Conference
The SRI Conference is the annual national conference of the sustainable and responsible investing (SRI) industry. The conference was founded in 1990 by George R. Gay, and has grown from 45 to 550 par...
Pax World Funds
Pax World Management LLC ("Pax World") is an American investment management company that seeks to deliver competitive long-term performance to its investors through a process called Sustainable Invest...
SoFi (Social Finance Inc.)
Social Finance, Inc. (commonly known as SoFi) is a marketplace lender that provides student loan refinancing, mortgages and other types of loans, such as parent and personal loans. The company is a no...
Venture philanthropy
Venture philanthropy takes concepts and techniques from venture capital finance and business management and applies them to achieving philanthropic goals. Venture philanthropy is characterized by:Ther...
Blended value
Blended Value refers to an emerging conceptual framework in which non-profit organizations, businesses, and investments are evaluated based on their ability to generate a blend of financial, social, a...
Vice Fund
The Barrier Fund (MUTF: VICEX), formerly the Vice Fund, is a mutual fund investing in companies that have significant involvement in, or derive a substantial portion of their revenues from the tobacc...
Impact investing
Impact investing is one form of socially responsible investing and serves as a guide for various investment strategies. According to the definition of the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN): "Impa...
Dwight Hall Socially Responsible Investment Fund
Dwight Hall Socially Responsible Investment Fund ("DHSRI", "Dwight Hall Fund") is a undergraduate-run socially responsible investment fund in the United States. Initially seeded with $50,000 from the ...
Dwight Hall Socially Responsible Investment Fund - Wikipedia
The Timothy Plan
The Timothy Plan is a mutual fund company that shuns investing in firms its research discovers are employing policies and practices that are contrary to the scriptures of the Bible. It screens its inv...
Canopus Foundation
The Canopus Foundation is a registered private charitable institution under German jurisdiction founded in 1997 by Wolfgang Heller and Dr. Peter W. Heller.
Executive Director of the foundation is ...
Canopus Foundation - Wikipedia
Social impact bond
A Social Impact Bond, also known as a Pay for Success Bond or a Social Benefit Bond, is a contract with the public sector in which a commitment is made to pay for improved social outcomes that result ...
Social impact bond - Wikipedia