AICPA’s Amy Pawlicki discusses about social stock exchanges being developed around the world, and how IIX is contributing to it.
IIX Legal Advisor Matt Kasdin shares his thoughts with the International Financial Law Review on structuring Social Enterprises for investments.
Asian Development Bank promotes Shujog’s role in championing effective and scalable poverty-alleviation solutions through Social Enterprises in an article published October 17, 2012.
How to do Good and Triple Returns
IIX Director and Head of Investor Team En Lee is in Prestige Magazine’s “40 under 40” and talks about impact investing.
More Funding Options Available to Social Enterprises
IIX Director and Head of Investor Team En Lee mentions how family offices and high net worth individuals are considering getting into impact investing.
“Private bankers are becoming irrelevant,” Durreen Shahnaz, founder, Impact Investment Exchange (IIX) boldly says, because she believes Asian investors, yield-oriented though they may be, want more out of their wealth managers.
Rebel with a cause
Read Durreen Shahnaz’s exclusive interview with Her World Magazine.
The pillars that support inclusive growth
The Business Times, 30 June, 2012
DONOR money is drying up and social enterprises in the Asia-Pacific region are looking towards being both profit-driven and socially impactful, said participants at an industry forum this week. Published in The Business Times 30 June 1 July 2012. (Subscription required)
Microfinance down but not out in Asia
The Business Times, June 29, 2012
Read the report from Impact Forum’s session called Small Loans Big Impact, published in The Business Times on Friday, June 29, 2012. (Subscription required)
More people in Asia making impact investments
June 25, 2012
Channel News Asia TV reported a trend at the Impact Forum that “investing with a social cause has caught on in Asia”.
Social enterprises need to create success yardstick
June 26, 2012
Business Times Singapore interview at Impact Forum 2012.
Stephen P. Groff is Vice President for East Asia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific at the ADB in Manila and is a keynote speaker at the June 25 first annual Impact Forum organized in Singapore by IIX Asia and Impact Investment Shujog. This article was originally published in The Straits Times and was re-published in the Huffington Post.
The article featured the IIX public exchange and quoted IIX founder Durreen Shahnaz.
IIX/Shujog founder Durreen Shahnaz was quoted in The Guardian.
The article featured IIX as Asia’s first social stock exchange and also includes quotes from Robert Kraybill, Managing Director of IIX, and En Lee, Director of Impact Partners.
ADB’s podcast on what IIX/Shujog founder Durreen Shahnaz thinks of what the buzz around social enterprise is all about.
Impact Partners™ is the platform for a growing league of ‘impact investors’ who want their money to do good. Download the full article here.
Imagine a stock exchange, however, where issuers have a duty not only to deliver financial returns but also to make a positive social or environmental impact.
IIX mentioned in Institutional Investor
JAN 5, 2012
IIX was mentioned in an Institutional Investor article about impact investing infrastructure.
Investments with a Conscience – IIX in SC Magazine
JUN 29, 2011
Durreen Shahnaz, Founder and Robert Kraybill, Managing Director of IIX were interviewed by Michael Switow for the July issue of SC Magazine on how impact investing and business innovation are leading the way as alternatives to philanthropy.
Durreen Shahnaz, the founder of Impact Investment Exchange and Impact Investment Shujog, was recently profiled for the magazine Youth Leader: the Asian Region.
Mission Markets™, which operates the first FINRA*- compliant marketplace for impact and sustainability investments, and Singapore-based Impact Investment Exchange Asia (IIX), whose mission is to provide Social Enterprises in Asia‐Pacific with access to impact investment capital, announce a strategic partnership which will broaden their geographic reach.
Impact Partners on 938LIVE
APR 29, 2011
Director of Impact Partners En Lee was interviewed by Singaporean radio station 938 on April 19, answering questions about the importance of impact investing and the launch of Impact Partners.
Impact Partners Launch – Press Release
APR 19, 2011
Impact Investment Exchange Asia (IIX) announces launch of Impact Partners, Asia’s first private placement platform for investment in social enterprises.
To market, to market with a social conscience – The Business Times
The Business Times, MAR 7, 2011
Managing Director of IIX, Robert Kraybill and Director of Impact Partners, En Lee were interviewed in Teh Shi Ning’s article on Impact Investment Exchange Asia and Impact Partners.
NOV 2010- Durreen Shahnaz, IIX Founder and Chairman, was interviewed by writer Lisa de Bode for “De Tijd,” (The Times), a business and economics daily newspaper in Belgium.
MAR 2010- Durreen Shahnaz, IIX Founder and Chairman, was interviewed by Lauren Tan for Prestige Magazine
APR 22, 2009- Durreen Shahnaz wrote a column on the creation and purpose of Asia’s first social stock exchange.
OCT 23, 2008- Durreen Shahnaz wrote an article about social stock exchanges and how it’s time for Asia to have one of its own.