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[Video] Impact Investing Is Becoming Scalable

Before chairing the Leaders’ Investment Strategy panel at Fund Forum Berlin 2016, Liesbet Peeters, Managing Partner at D. Capital, gave her perspective on the opportunities and challenges for impact investment.

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International Women’s Day: Empower Women, Drive Development

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Introducing DigitalSharingEconomy.com: Sharing Resources, Building Economies

Geeta is busy preparing a meal in the kitchen with her mom, Kamla. Tonight this New Delhi family will welcome guests from across the world and introduce them to local culinary specialties. They’ll be paid via an online platform, and … Continue reading

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Top Five Takeaways from My Internship in Impact Investing

By Isaac Gross “So what did you learn?” my boss asked me in the final week of my internship. After a summer of struggling to make well-formatted PowerPoint slides, finding out after my final presentation that a fund track record is … Continue reading

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Dalberg Announces New Leadership

Dear friends, We are pleased to share several announcements about Dalberg’s evolution and growth. Over the last week, the entire Dalberg family gathered outside Cape Town in South Africa for a global retreat. For the over 200 team members who … Continue reading

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The 10 Hottest Ideas in Impact Investing: D. Capital Partners’ work featured in Private Equity International magazine

By Kelsey Finkelstein It may seem hard to believe that the term “impact investing” was invented in 2007. Since then, the sector has been moving quickly, in the words of a World Economic Forum working group, “from the margins to … Continue reading

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Dalberg’s 2013 in Review: A Message from Global Managing Partner James Mwangi

Dear Friends and Colleagues, As we settle into 2014, I wanted to share some reflections on how we pursued our mission – mobilizing effective responses to the world’s most pressing issues – in 2013, a year that brought important and … Continue reading

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D. Capital, Aon, and Hollard Insurance announce world’s first social impact insurance entity, HUGinsure, at 2013 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting

“The dedication and passion…from the public, private and nonprofit-sectors alike remind us that, when it comes to addressing global challenges, we are all in this together.”- Chelsea Clinton Chelsea Clinton highlighted the importance of cross-sector partnerships as she kicked off … Continue reading

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Investing for impact at D. Capital

by Eric Cooperstrom When I joined D. Capital in July 2012, I became the fifth member of a team spread across London, Washington DC and Nairobi. At that time, we fit perfectly into the stereotypical start-up company mold: an entrepreneurial … Continue reading

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Using social impact bonds to transform development aid

by Adam Bradlow, Sam Lampert, and Liesbet Peeters Today’s economic climate is tough for development practitioners. While donors struggle to find the financial resources to meet their obligations, recipients are raising their expectations – and both parties must find new … Continue reading

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