This paper provides a landscape overview of the healthcare system in Canada, and outlines a role for impact investors.Read More
From October 10-11, 2018, the first-ever global conference for private sector investment in climate was convened by the Green Climate Fund, the principle multilateral body established by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to disburse international climate finance, in Incheon, South Korea.Read More
From November 16-18, 2018, the Ayurveda Association of Canada (AAC) hosted their third annual Ayurveda Conference, held in Toronto. SauderS3i’s preventive health initiative led us towards efforts to better understand various health and medicine systems, including Ayurvedic medicine.Read More
From November 7-9, the team from SauderS3i attended the 11th Annual Social Finance Forum in Toronto. As the largest gathering of impact investors and social innovators in Canada, attendees included fund managers, entrepreneurs, government officials, family offices, foundations and researchers.Read More
GLOBE Forum is the largest and longest-running leadership forum for sustainable business in North America.
This report responds to a need to better understand the nature of impact investing activity in Canada as it applies to Indigenous communitiesRead More
Canada is not on track to meet its Paris Agreement GHG reductions goals. This presentation suggests efforts should focus on Alberta's buildings. It provides empirical data and the business case for investing in low-carbon technologies.Read More
This report discusses crowdfunding as a method of financing for small businesses and start-ups. It will cover the current global market and North American legislation & policies.Read More
A list of events/conferences related to impact investing in 2018
The MaRS Social Finance Forum is held in November every year in Toronto, convening impact investors from all over the world. 2017 marked the 10th annual Social Finance Forum.
A list of events/conferences related to impact investing.Read More
Updated - December 2017
A catalogue of all S3i/PIIN research reports.
This report aims to understand how Foundations and First Nations Trusts allocate their capital and how they consider their values in those decisions.Read More
This report provides insight towards how we are faring as a nation in terms of financial literacy, what solutions are needed, and how the interventions should be designed.Read More
This report outlines the reasons for crop and plant underutilization and analyses the industry of well-established sustainable commodities in North America.Read More
This report provides an overview of the practice and sector of Integrative Medicine in Canada.Read More
The 2017 RIA Conference provided the time to reflect on current events, the journey of the responsible investing community thus far, and the work that yet to be done.Read More
The MaRS Social Finance Forum is held in November every year in Toronto, convening impact investors from all over the world.Read More
SOCAP is the leading conference on social finance and innovation. Held in San Francisco every autumn, it gathers thousands of innovators, policymakers, investors, and entrepreneurs.Read More
The Impact Capitalism Summit was held in Chicago, hosted by Big Path Capital - an impact investing advisory firm.Read More