Monthly Archives: March 2013

Chancellor announces social enterprise tax break – our response

Social Finance welcomes the Chancellor’s renewed commitment to the social investment market and the consultation announcement on a new tax break for social enterprises. Evidence shows that tax incentives are key to motivating and unlocking investment. A recent report by … Continue reading

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Mark II: Finally! The potential market size of retail social investment quantified as 225,000 households

The recent report on tax incentives in social investment has provided many interesting insights. Social Finance is clearly interested in this debate, having launched the Social Impact VCT as a way of using an existing tax incentive to raise finance … Continue reading

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Finally! A call for level playing field for Social Entrepreneurs

Social Finance welcomes the report “The Role of Tax Incentives in Encouraging Social Investment” published today by Worthstone with the assistance of Wragge & Co for the benefit of the City of London and Big Society Capital.   One of … Continue reading

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From Tanzania to Tower Hamlets…social investment opportunities get global

Social Finance and Ingenious Media recently co-hosted a fascinating seminar on impacting investment, whilst showcasing two very different offers that highlighted the growing range of products for prospective social investors. After a welcome from Ingenious Director Sebastian Speight, the Social … Continue reading

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