Impact Institute publishes a report on how impact can reveal the hidden value of banks

Running a bank without an eye for impact – not knowing what value it creates, let alone how it can create value tomorrow – seems a risky proposition, doesn't it? Impact Institute is proud to publish 'Impact Measurement and valuation for banks'. This report makes the case why banks and other financial institutions [...]

By |2020-08-28T12:30:10+02:00August 28th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Impact Institute publishes a report on how impact can reveal the hidden value of banks

Join our webinar “From ESG to Impact: Impact as the hidden value driver for banks”

Banks play a fundamental role in society and the impact they make has never been more relevant. We are faced with a global pandemic, a climate crisis and unprecedented biodiversity loss. Banks can be a force for good, but in order to make the right decisions they need real insight into [...]

By |2020-08-28T12:35:27+02:00August 13th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Join our webinar “From ESG to Impact: Impact as the hidden value driver for banks”

The True Price of Dutch Apples

What is the True Price of the average Dutch apple and how does this compare to an apple from a cooperation that focuses on local sourcing, biodiversity, improved soil and water quality and fair work conditions for the growers? Fruitmotor, a cooperation from the Dutch Betuwe region joined forces with True [...]

By |2020-08-06T10:45:02+02:00August 3rd, 2020|News|Comments Off on The True Price of Dutch Apples

DBS takes first steps towards measuring their impact

"To this end, I am pleased that in 2019, we took the first steps towards developing an impact measurement framework. (...) We plan to extend this study to our wider lending portfolio, to better inform our effort in steering it towards being more sustainable."  Piyush Gupta, CEO, DBS Group Holdings 2019 Sustainability Report: [...]

By |2020-06-18T17:00:52+02:00April 9th, 2020|News|Comments Off on DBS takes first steps towards measuring their impact

Statement on COVID-19

COVID-19 is damaging and destroying the health of millions of people worldwide. In particular fragile and deprived individuals and communities are hit: those with a weaker health, a lack of sanitation, no access to healthcare, protective gear, and shelter.   Our thoughts go out to all those who suffer, lost their lives, and those who [...]

By |2020-04-08T14:37:28+02:00April 3rd, 2020|News|Comments Off on Statement on COVID-19

ABN AMRO first bank to include Impact Statement in Integrated Report

ABN AMRO is the first bank worldwide to include an Impact Statement in its Integrated Annual Review (IAR). This statement shows the value ABN AMRO creates and reduces for each of its key stakeholder groups. Innovative is also that ABN AMRO has received limited assurance on the Impact Statement from its auditor EY. In [...]

By |2020-03-12T19:04:36+02:00March 12th, 2020|News|Comments Off on ABN AMRO first bank to include Impact Statement in Integrated Report

Impact Institute launches the Impact Economy Foundation

Impact Institute is excited to announce the launch of Impact Economy Foundation. The foundation aims to accelerate the transition from a financial economy to an impact economy. An impact economy is an economy in which work, entrepreneurship, innovation, and technology leads to well-being. An economy that not only maximizes financial capital, [...]

By |2019-11-22T11:44:28+02:00November 22nd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Impact Institute launches the Impact Economy Foundation

Impact Institute receives prestigious UN Award

GENÈVA/Amsterdam – Impact Institute, a spin-off of True Price is awarded the ISAR Honours Award by UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development) working group on International Standards for Accounting and Reporting (ISAR). ISAR acknowledged Impact Institute's work for its improvement of reporting by companies on sustainability and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s). [...]

By |2019-11-01T13:22:15+02:00November 1st, 2019|News|Comments Off on Impact Institute receives prestigious UN Award

Join our Pressure Cooker on the Sustainable Development Goals

Create scenarios and design an SDG strategy for your organization in our Pressure Cooker SDG Strategy. Combine theoretical background with tangible results and a clear path forward for your organization.  Pressure Cooker SDG Strategy In 2015 all UN member states adopted the Sustainable Development Goals. Effective engagement of business is vital to achieve [...]

By |2019-06-18T10:27:24+02:00June 7th, 2019|Events, News|Comments Off on Join our Pressure Cooker on the Sustainable Development Goals

The True Price of Jeans

What is the true price of a pair of jeans? On average the true price is 33 euros above the retail price. The report True Price of Jeans (Dutch version: True Pricing in de jeansketen) by Impact Institute and ABN AMRO, using the true price method, was featured by Dutch national news [...]

By |2019-06-07T07:12:40+02:00May 23rd, 2019|News|Comments Off on The True Price of Jeans