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Private Asset Impact Fund Report 2022

Private Asset Impact Fund Report 2022

Insights on investment trends in the private asset impact fund universe.

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Microfinance Enhancement Facility
Sasakawa Peace Foundation - Asian Women Impact Fund
Symbiotics Group
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