Frontier Finance

Financial innovation and experimentation is happening. In this collection we’re exploring how a financial system with morality at its heart is beginning to take shape.

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Is Big Society Capital a big problem?

In spite of all the hype around social investment, only a tiny proportion of the UK’s social enterprises and charities have made use of it. If things are going to change, Big Society Capital must rethink its role, says Eastside Primetimers' CEO.

The Equalizer

Why is risk capital somebody else's problem?

Everyone agrees we need more risk finance – so why are social investors still so bad at providing it? Our ‘Equalizer’ David Floyd asks if investors have the bottle to take big risks on ventures that could deliver major social impact.