Conference: Impact Investing: From Private Equity to Microfinance
April 29, 2013
On Monday, April 29, 2013 the Center for International Financial Services and Markets of the Frank G. Zarb School of Business and the Hofstra Cultural Center held a conference titled IMPACT INVESTING: From Private Equity to Microfinance.
Impact investing continues to increase in popularity as investors demand that companies focus on long-range sustainability and strong corporate governance. During stock selection, asset managers are increasingly examining the environmental, social and governance records of companies. Corporate managers are expending resources to enhance their social responsibility reports, thereby highlighting their commitment to sustainable growth. This conference features a range of experts who will discuss recent trends in impact investing and its influence on corporate behavior and the social environment.