Report: Investing for Impact

According to the new Investing for Impact report by Ashburton Investments, a large number of respondents (72%) said that lack of transparency and reported data are an impediment, while 69% cited difficulty in measurement, 52% had financial performance concerns while 33% said a lack of investment opportunities was a challenge.

The research was carried out by financial research firm Intellidex which surveyed 49 funds with combined assets under management (AUM) of R2.6 trillion, which is equivalent to 65% of the total R4.3 trillion AUM in the pension fund industry. The research included most of the largest funds in the industry.

Read the report here