Program-Related Investments

Why is it that private foundations spend so little of their endowment on mission investing? Is there an opportunity to make it bigger?

In this paper you will find an explanation of the barriers to mission investing, also known as Program Related Investment and Mission Related Investment, and a concluding hypothesis about what it will take to help remove the barriers.

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What are the main takeaways or key points from this resource?:

The time is now to build the necessary data, education and support capabilities to help private foundations better access private sector investment tools to advance their mission.

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May 2016

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Richard Henriques, Arjun Nath, Carra Cote-Ackah, and Katherina Rosqueta



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