From Money to Meaning and Three Themes in Between

By Erin Worsham

At the Social Capital Markets conference, SOCAP13, nearly 2000 social entrepreneurs, investors, foundations, corporate and government representatives gathered to discuss the latest trends in impact investing and how to “build this market at the intersection of money and meaning.” Reflecting on the conversations that the author had during the conference, she shares three observations:

  • Moving from impact investing 1.0 to 2.0
  • The need for exits and liquidity
  • Capital is not enough

Devex Impact, 2013