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Labour-Sponsored Venture Capital Corporations And Community Economic Development
Some recent initiatives and trends indicate that LSVCCs could become significant allies of Canada's community eceonomic development movement....
July 01, 2011
L’Écosysteme financier de l’économie sociale du Canada
Cette diagramme sommaire identifie six origines du revenu ou du capital (individuel, collectif ou corporatif) pour l'économie sociale du Canada :...
October 22, 2012
Our Money Should Work For Us
After exploding four myths about pension fund investment and management, the author shows how union members and community can influence fiduciary...
February 15, 2011
Pension Funds & Community Economic Development
Employer-sponsored pension funds are now a massive source of investment capital. So why do they not increase their role in private capital markets...
February 15, 2011
Program-Related Investment (by churches, etc.)
Churches, foundations, corporations, and other organizations offer equity or credit to support activity that is specifically relevant to their goals...
March 30, 2011
Slow Money is an organization, a movement, and an investment strategy that aims to bring money “back down to earth” by fostering small-scale but long...
February 16, 2011
Social Return On Investment
To show skeptics some hard evidence on your project's accomplishments, check out the Return on Investment Tool under development by the Roberts...
July 05, 2011
Telling A New Economic Story
The conventional economic 'story' is that enterprise exists only to benefit its shareholders and that capital markets alone can allocate resources...
June 30, 2011
Venture Capital for Social Enterprise
Like any venture capital organization, Social Capital Partners of Toronto has to separate "exciting ideas" from "worthwhile investments." But that's...
March 03, 2011