Impact Financial Integration | Five StepsInvestors can follow five steps to impact-financial integration
Investors seeking to integrate impact into investment decision-making start by asking three foundational questions:
Impact Frontiers, working with more than 80 investment funds, synthesized five overaverarching steps by which investors can answer these questions and progress toward impact-financial integration.
Nothing in these steps prescribes the use of any particular framework or approach to impact management or financial management. Rather, these steps link together investors’ chosen methods of impact and financial management.
“Prior to this process, our impact and financial analysis were in two separate sections of our investment memo, and neither section referred to the other… We seldom talked about finance and impact in the same sentence. Now, we do.”