InvestWithValues.com is the leading gateway for the $6.57 trillion sustainable, responsible and impact investing community with its new, free educational resource.
ARMONK, NY, March 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ - To meet the growing demand for information on social and impact investment opportunities, leading global resources, relevant content, investment professionals, and topical online forums, Brian Kaminer, a consultant and experienced impact investor, has recently rebranded and enhanced his Money and Impact Investment Directory website.
The 2014 U.S. Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing Trends Report
Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing (SRI) in the United States has grown substantially over the past two years. The total US-domiciled assets under management using SRI strategies expanded from $3.74 trillion at the start of 2012 to $6.57 trillion at the start of 2014, an increase of 76 percent, according to the US SIF Foundation’s latest biennial survey, the Report on US Sustainable, Responsible and Impact Investing Trends 2014.
Nine trillion dollars is a big number. That’s the amount forecast to be invested by the end of this year by the top 125 leading impact investors. Nine trillion dollars is 20 percent of $45 trillion, the total amount in mainstream investment funds that include ESG performance indicators in their investment decisions.
Survey Also Discovers 10 Private Investors Account for 80 Percent of Total, Significant Room for Growth
Arlington, VA, November 6, 2014 /3BL Media/ – The first-ever survey of conservation impact investing reveals a fast-growing market totaling approximately $23 billion in the five-year period from 2009-2013. During the same period, private investments accounted for almost $2 billion of this market—an amount that is growing at an average of 26 percent annually, and is expected to reach more than $5.6 billion by 2018.