Making an impact in the real economy
Altvest Capital is an investment platform that seeks to democratise alternative investments in South Africa. Its chief executive officer Warren Wheatley tells Environmental Finance how he plans to scale impactful private equity to support job creation in the region.
Putting communities at its CORE
The Community Owned Renewable Energy (CORE) fund has blazed a trail in putting renewable energy projects in the hands of local communities, and ensuring they deliver real local impact. Rich Speak, managing director of Finance Earth and Peter Jenkins, chair of the CORE Fund explain how it works.
Mobilising capital for a sustainable global economy
Claire Dorrian, head of sustainable finance, capital markets and post trade at the London Stock Exchange tells Environmental Finance how the group is working to be a strategic enabler of sustainable economic growth and secure its reputation as a recognised sustainability leader in global financial markets.
Investing for impact across the agricultural value chain
SilverStreet Capital is a UK and Africa-based investment advisor managing African agricultural funds. Its founder and chief investment officer Gary Vaughan-Smith and head of impact and ESG Julia Wakeling Bird talk to Environmental Finance about its award-winning Silverlands II Fund.