Social Finance India, part of the pioneering global Social Finance network, is a new catalytic impact investment intermediary creating products for positive social and environmental outcomes in India. Social Finance India’s first two products – India Impact Fund of Funds (IIFF) and India Education Outcomes Fund (IEOF) will launch in 2018.
Impact Investments are investments made into companies, organizations and funds with the intention to generate social and environmental impact alongside a financial return. These investments attract a variety of investors, including fund and wealth managers, insurance companies, institutional investors, development finance institutions, and philanthropic foundations.
Impact Bond, also known as the Pay for Success model, is a groundbreaking approach to financing effective social programs. In essence, the Social Impact Bond is a performance-based contract between social service providers, investors, governments and other stakeholders.