On the horizon: Beam
On the horizon is a brand new series where we meet businesses, initiatives and people at the forefront of creating a brighter tomorrow.
What is Impact Investing?
In our recent blog post, we introduced the concept of ESG and what this term means for investors. Here, we introduce impact investment, what it means and look into its growth in recent years and whether investors can genuinely make a financial return when investing in impact.
What is ESG?
It’s no secret that the world of investing loves an acronym, and over the last decade, the use of ‘ESG’ has become a somewhat household name within the space. However, what does it actually mean, and is ESG the same as Impact Investing and Socially Responsible Investing?
What is Carbon Offsetting?
Carbon offsetting compensates for carbon dioxide emissions produced by industry or from general human activity through schemes that help to balance out the carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. Offsetting is an internationally recognised way to take responsibility for unavoidable carbon emissions.
What is Net-Zero?
With more and more companies signing up to 'Net-Zero', we thought it might be good to explain what it means in practice.