Profit & Solve Social Issues! Impact Investing: Killing Two Birds with One Stone?
Impact investment not only produce financial returns but also has an impact on society by solving issues such as poverty and environmental problems - such investments are expanding rapidly. In the last fiscal year, this type of investment in Japan totaled 1.32 trillion yen, a four-fold increase over the previous year. (*According to the GSG Domestic Advisory Committee) Is it really possible to have both profits while resolving social problems? NHK covered GLIN in producing this article. (Mizuki Sato, reporter, Yokohama Broadcasting System)