News and Views

  • NatWest WISE100 2019: Nominations now open

    The NatWest WISE100 is back for the third time – and this year it’s bigger and better than ever. Nominate leading UK women in social enterprise by 23 October.

  • Purpose-driven publisher writes new chapter of Brazilian literature

    In a sector still dominated by white male authors, DICE Young Storymaker Pedro Lira meets a publisher bringing readers novel perspectives from LGBT authors.

  • 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.

  • Enough limitations: wishlists submitted for overhaul of Social Investment Tax Relief

    Government review of Social Investment Tax Relief attracts long list of recommendations, including calls to make it accessible to a much wider range of businesses.

  • Impact Investing Institute appoints its first CEO

    Former Financial Times journalist Sarah Gordon has been appointed the first CEO of the UK's new Impact Investing Institute.