Blogs

The Degrowth Opportunity

The Degrowth Opportunity

In late 2021, Purpose Capital, Executive Director, Bill Murphy collaborated with Jennifer Wilkins to publish a tentative white paper, Investing In Degrowth. This paper received a great response and showed there is genuine interest in degrowth within the business...

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Air Pollution: A Far Deadlier Killer Than COVID-19? 

Air Pollution: A Far Deadlier Killer Than COVID-19? 

Fossil fuels pollute the earth – So what? It’s normal... Right?  Most of us understand that fossil fuels have a dramatic negative impact on the environment and are accelerators of climate change.   However, many of us fail to comprehend the urgency and enormity of the...

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Investing in Degrowth

Investing in Degrowth

Many of us now accept that humanity is operating in a way that is causing climate change, increasing inequality and a more precarious future for our children. That way of operating is called growth, endless growth. But what’s the alternative? How can you invest in...

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Calling for Investable Climate Solutions!

Calling for Investable Climate Solutions!

You are implementing an important environmental or climate related solution. You are ready to expand and scale it to make a real difference as part of your existing or new business/project. But you need investment and additional smarts. You want investors that share...

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Growth and Doughnuts

Growth and Doughnuts

Things are ‘out of whack’ seems a fair summary of our state of affairs. Climate change, economic inequality, mass migration, conflict and human unhappiness. If our economic and political systems are supposed to prevent or address these things, clearly, they aren’t. Of...

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ESG and Beyond

ESG and Beyond

At this point I’m sure most of us have heard about ESG. Here’s one definition:ESG stands for Environmental, Social, and Governance. Investors are increasingly applying these non-financial factors as part of their analysis process to identify material risks and growth...

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Reimagining Investment

Reimagining Investment

“Anyone who believes that exponential growth can go on forever in a finite world is either a madman or an economist.” Kenneth Boulding, 1973 Or maybe an investor. Why do we invest money? A simple question with an apparently simple answer – so the money makes us more...

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NZ’s Largest Impact Investment Fund Makes Its Mark

NZ’s Largest Impact Investment Fund Makes Its Mark

An estimated 230 new jobs will be created in the Eastern Bay of Plenty and future employees’ social and educational needs will be a top priority thanks to New Zealand’s largest impact investment fund.     The Purpose Capital Impact Fund (PCIF) has announced its...

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NZ’s Largest Impact Investing Fund Raises $20M

NZ’s Largest Impact Investing Fund Raises $20M

Corporate foundation heavyweights and high net-worth individuals are combining forces with the philanthropic sector and family trusts to invest in innovative solutions to New Zealand’s social and environment problems. It is the first time the commercial sector has...

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