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Private Asset Impact Fund Report 2021


Private Asset Impact Fund Report 2021

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

15 years
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Get access to an extensive database of over 500 impact funds and their management companies, with key terms (including sector, region, asset class, and more).

Manager directory
  • Peer group review

    Select and compare managers by peer group.

  • Who’s who

    Find investment managers with an impact bias.

  • Reports

    Analyze standalone, manager-level reports such as Operating Principles for Impact Management verification reports.

Manager Directory
Manager Directory
Fund Explorer
Fund explorer
  • Database

    Search and compare private asset impact funds by size, sector, geography, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and more.

  • Reports

    Analyze standalone, fund-level reports such as factsheets, impact labels, impact performance, and outcome measurement reports.

Impact database

250+ fund managers
500+ private asset impact funds

Data track record

18-year index
15-year survey


7500+ news articles
900+ documents

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Benchmark your fund against your peers and market indexes with our monthly tracking tools and over a decade of historical data on impact funds.

  • Monthly monitoring

    Compare funds based on live monthly information, including KPIs on size and performance.

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    Compare funds by indicator and dimensions across time, against each other and against aggregate benchmarks, through our online database and recurring data feeds.

Fund Benchmark
SMX Index
  • SMX MIV debt index

    Analyze and download price performance trends of private debt microfinance funds (USD/EUR/CHF hedged, local currency unhedged, and more).

  • ESFI index

    Analyze and download price performance trends of listed financial institutions with a base of the pyramid (BOP) focus.

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