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Who should attend
Participants from public development finance institutions including national and sub-sovereign levels, regional and national development agencies/banks and financial intermediaries.
About the course
Until a few years ago, green and sustainable investment was considered idealistic - but unrealistic. Today, there are many impressive cases that showcase how impact finance can achieve the holy grail: a positive social and environmental impact, as well as a solid financial return.
Impact finance has gained a lot of traction in recent years: be part of the Trend!
The FS Impact Finance programme will equip you with in-depth skills about different investment strategies, outcome appraisal techniques and teach you the art of “deal-making”. During the three-day training, you will learn how to make a deal and analyse these deal as well as get an idea of investments in various markets. You will learn how to build partnerships across the private, public, civil society and philanthropic sectors, and develop appropriate organisational infrastructures and culture.
- Understanding of the Financial instruments and due diligence
- Deal making
- Develop and implement effective strategies to channel or obtain impact investment
- Measuring impact and recalibrate investment.
Solid understanding of the complexity of the impact finance context. By the end of the programme, you should be able to develop and implement effective investment strategies to channel and/or obtain impact.
Peter’s research interests are impact investing, African development, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and low-cost education in Africa. Peter's DPhil research at Oxford is looking at the role of impact investing in financing non-state, low-cost early years' and primary schools in Afri...
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