IN THE NEWS: Afsaneh Quoted in P&I Article on IFC Principles

“Adopting the Principles is a huge step forward for catalyzing flows in impact investing... It offers investors and companies alike a pragmatic, much-needed balance between a rigorous framework and flexibility to implement for investment management firms globally. ”

— Afsaneh Beschloss

RockCreek Founder and CEO Afsaneh Beschloss was recently interviewed for an article in Pensions & Investments, "New impact investing principles bode well for growth." 

The article highlights the Operating Principles for Impact Management published by the International Finance Corporation. RockCreek, a signatory of the Principles, is committed to sustainable investing, long-term value creation, and good governance. 

"Adopting the Principles is a huge step forward for catalyzing flows in impact investing," said Beschloss, who noted that investors now need databases of impact investments that can provide long-term returns. "It offers investors and companies alike a pragmatic, much-needed balance between a rigorous framework and flexibility to implement for investment management firms globally."

RockCreek is a thought-leader in impact investing, publishing its own research and making external resources and research available to team members, clients, and its broader stakeholder community. RockCreek regularly participates in industry leadership events, initiatives and conferences, including those hosted and sponsored by the World Economic Forum, IFC, World Bank, and universities. 

You can read RockCreek's Statement on Sustainable Impact here

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