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Midwest Foundation Plans New Impact Investments

The foundation is looking to allocate a portion its investment portfolio to impact investments and has named a team member to spearhead the effort.

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KKR Closes Second Global Impact Fund

The global asset manager raised nearly $3 billion from institutional investors for its second private equity fund focused on impact investments.

Domestic Equity
Colo. City DC Hires Mid-Cap Growth, Sustainable Equity Mgrs.

The plans recently replaced a domestic mid-cap growth equity manager due to underperformance and hired a sustainable equity manager.

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Mid-Atlantic Foundation Makes First Mission-Related Investment

The foundation made its first-ever mission-related investment with an equity investment in a small business investment company that provides growth equity to minority- and women-owned businesses in the region.

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Midwest Foundation Commits To VC Fund Targeting Local Minority-Owned Businesses

The foundation made a commitment to a local venture fund that aims to boost businesses owned by people of color in the region.

People Moves
Private Market Firm Appoints Sole Impact Investments Head

The firm has named a sole head of impact investments after the individual had previously held the role alongside another employee who is now focused on investor relations.

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Meketa Seeks Firms For Inaugural Mission- Driven Research Day

The firm will host its inaugural Public and Private Mission Driven Investing Manager Research Day at the end of the fourth quarter and is seeking firms to participate in interviews about their strategies.

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Southern Foundation Adds PE, Emerging Markets Investments

The foundation added impact private equity and emerging markets equity strategies with new managers within its endowment in the first half of 2023.

Midwest Treasurer Makes Inaugural Commitment In Infrastructure Impact Program

The treasurer’s office hired a firm to handle the inaugural investment within its infrastructure impact investment program after hiring an investment advisor to oversee the program earlier this year.

Impact Investors Allocate Most Capital Through Private Markets, But Public Markets Show Rapid Growth: Study

A new report finds the impact investment space has seen tremendous growth in assets allocated in public markets as the fastest-growing asset class over the last half decade was public debt.