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Weekly News Update from the Mission Markets Team

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We are happy to see Impact Investing making more of an appearance in the news lately! Here are some of the articles that we thought were particularly relevant to what we do and our vision for the future of the space. We hope you find them interesting and useful. Your comments are welcome, as always!

‘Impact Investing’ Teeters on the Edge of Explosive Growth
-The New York Times

Money Catches up With Meaning in Social Enterprise
-The Huffington Post

IGNIA Fund I Invests MX$38.1 million in Barafon, and Innovative Provider of Public Telecommunications and Related Services to Low Income Populations
-PR Newswire

Social Investment Company ResponsAbility Makes Debt Investments Totaling $2.8m in Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) Pearl Microfinance Limited of Uganda and fondiBESA of Albania

Kenyan Regulator to Link Investors With Technology Companies
– Bloomberg Business Week

Happy Reading!

-The Mission Markets Team

Author: Mission Markets

Mission Markets operates a financial marketplace for the impact and sustainability community. On the Mission Marketplace members can raise capital, discover investment opportunities, buy and sell environmental credits, access comprehensive data and information, promote valuable products and services and connect with a community of like minded stakeholders. Our goal is to increase the flow of information and capital within the impact and sustainability sector and expand the stakeholder community as a whole.

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