Impact investors have demonstrated strong growth, collectively increasing their assets under management (AUM) from $25.4 billion in 2013 to $35.5 billion in 2015, a compound annual growth rate of 18 percent. The volume of capital raised by fund managers also increased at a compounded rate of 18 percent each year, growing from $1.7 billion in 2013 to $2.3 billion in 2015.
These are some of the findings from Impact Investing Trends: Evidence of a Growing Industry, the first industry-level trends analysis on global impact investor market activity from the Global Impact Investment Network (GIIN).
The report (available at http://bit.ly/2fUDl42) provides compelling evidence that the impact investing industry is growing, both in terms of size and maturation. Some key findings include:
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