Capital Markets and Investments

Walking the Walk on Climate Change and Mission Aligned Investing With Valerie Rockefeller

Social Enterprise News | March 22, 2022

Valerie Rockefeller is one of the country’s most innovative leaders in the fight against climate change and in our transition to a low carbon economy. As chair of Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, and BankFWD, she is helping to pioneer ways to channel philanthropy and the capital markets towards a more inclusive and sustainable future.

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A Stake in Each Other’s Dreams and Struggles With Governor Deval Patrick

Social Enterprise News | March 8, 2022

Governor Deval Patrick is one of the country’s most talented and inspiring leaders who has blazed many trails across and between the public, nonprofit, and private sectors. We explore some of the through lines in a career that has included successful chapters in civil rights law and activism, policy and politics, and entrepreneurship and investing. 

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Community Development Financial Institutions: Financing Justice, Investing in Hope With Lisa Mensah

Social Enterprise News | March 2, 2021

Lisa Mensah, president and CEO of Opportunity Finance Network, discusses economic and community development finance institutions (CDFIs), finance justice, and ways the Biden-Harris Administration can support CDFIs to "finance hope" and help struggling communities build back stronger.

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The Impact Investing Revolution: Reshaping Capitalism to Drive Real Change With Sir Ronald Cohen

Social Enterprise News | February 16, 2021

On the first episode of the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise's new podcast, we speak with Sir Ronald Cohen, investor, entrepreneur, philanthropist, statesman, author, and a leader of the impact investing revolution on reshaping capitalism to drive real change.

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Wind and Solar Producer Tops Exxon as Most Valuable U.S. Energy Company

In the Media | October 6, 2020 | CBS News

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The Tax Rule That Inspired Billionaires and Movie Stars to Back Climate Moonshots

In the Media | June 16, 2020 | Bloomberg News

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Credit Markets for the Poor: A Symposium on Current Topics in Microfinance

Social Enterprise News | May 1, 2007

Article by By Katie Leonberger '08, cofounder of Microlumbia, the student-run microfinance investment fund.

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Internship in Depth: Private Equity and Kabul

Social Enterprise News | September 14, 2006

Christian Lee ’07 discusses his Summer Fellowship in Afganistan. By by David Rosensweig ’07, Bottom Line.

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Wind Energy Will Blow You Away: Focus on Wind Farm Project Finance

Social Enterprise News | November 11, 2004

By Bob Bowne '05, Energy Club, Bottom Line.

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Connecting Financial Markets to a Changing World

Social Enterprise News | June 24, 2004

A report released at the United Nations Global Compact's Leaders Summit on June 24, 2004, details recommendations by the financial industry to better integrate environmental, social and governance issues into investment analysis, asset management and securities brokerage.

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