Impact Ratings with Catherine Dun Rappaport

In this webinar, Catherine Dun Rappaport explains what an impact rating is and best practices for building and integrating impact ratings into investment processes, and walks through an example of an Excel-based impact rating model used by BlueHub Capital to calculate impact ‘scores’ for prospective investments. Catherine is Vice President of Impact Advisory at Social […]

Social Impact Rating (SIR) + REAPP Impact Rating Tool

This tool integrates BlueHub’s Social Impact Rating (SIR) and REAPP impact rating into a single rating that serves as one of many inputs into BlueHub’s investment process. The SIR component of the tool assesses investment impact using the IMP’s 5 Dimensions of Impact framework. The REAPP component assesses the extent to which an investment may […]

REAPP Impact Rating Tool

Developed by Catherine Dun Rappaport (while she was at BlueHub Capital) and in collaboration with Impact Frontiers, the REAPP Rating Model allows the results collected from the REAPP survey to be synthesized and translated into a quantitative rating.

Impact Evaluation and Impact Measurement – Guest Session

This is a recording of a guest session on Impact Evaluation and Impact Management with some of the leading experts in the field: Jane Reisman (Founder of ORS Impact), Veronica Olazabal (President of the American Evaluation Association), and John Sherman (Co-Founder of pfc Social Impact Advisors, llc). Our speakers discussed the synergies between the worlds […]

Innovations for Poverty Action: The Mis-measure of Impact

In this session, IPA reviews an impressive body of empirical work on impact causality and counterfactual analysis to argue that investors should either go big or go home with impact evaluations – any substantive claim about the impact of an investment requires a rigorous impact evaluation. What’s more, IPA points out that investors risk inadvertently […]

Introduction to the Efficient Impact Frontier

This video introduces the concept of the efficient impact frontier and explains the value of integrating impact and financial analysis.

Portfolio-Level Impact Scoring: A Case Study of British International Investment

British International Investment (BII) is the UK’s development finance institution, with a history that goes back to 1948.1 BII has entered 2022 with a new name, a new strategy, and a new impact scoring tool.2 This case study describes and discusses our new impact scoring tool in the context of our 2022-2026 strategy and overall […]

Negative investor contribution: A summary of discussions with the IMP Practitioner Community

This document synthesises the perspectives expressed by the IMP’s Practitioner Community on the subject of negative investor contribution. It also proposes a draft set of metrics for measuring, managing and disclosing negative investor contribution, for which Impact Frontiers and the Predistribution Initiative are seeking market feedback.

Impact-Financial Integration: A Handbook for Investors 日本語版 概要

IMPのワーキンググループ、Impact Frontiers Collaborationが公表した、「Impact-Financial Integration: A Handbook for Investors」の概要を日本語訳したものです。インパクト投資時のインパクト評価と財務評価の統合をどのように考えるべきか、投資家による実務的な課題と提案がまとまっています。

How to implement impact and financial integration techniques

This webinar explores the key impact-financial integration concepts and methods developed by the Impact Frontiers Collaboration, and how they were applied to Calvert Impact Capital’s impact management processes.

Impact-financial integration: a handbook for investors

Impact Frontiers, an initiative of the IMP, is pioneering new ways to integrate impact management with financial management – now summarised in this investor handbook.

Toward the efficient impact frontier

This original article in the Stanford Social Innovation Review, which explains how investors can use tools from mainstream financial analysis to calibrate the role that subsidies play in their investing practice, is what has led to the beginning of the Impact Frontiers Collaboration, now incubated within the IMP.