“Toniic’s very valuable E-Guide has the tools to start or enhance your investment strategy whether your goal is to build value close to home or around the world”.
—Elizabeth Littlefield, CEO and President, OPIC
“For many impact investors, “impact” is the shortest line between capital and community. With this guide, Toniic offers those interested in walking that line meaningful guidance and tools based upon the actual experience of its members making early-stage investments in communities around the world. The Guide walks readers through each stage of an effective investment process from strategy development to term setting and monitoring of the impact investment. It is a real step forward in building our common body of knowledge for moving from good intent to good investing”.
—Jed Emerson, Chief Impact Strategist, ImpactAssets
“The Toniic E-Guide provides actionable frameworks and concrete insights for how investors who are interested in helping grow to scale early-stage impact enterprises can do well by doing good. What I really like about it is that it takes the reader from the starting point of setting priorities for an impact investment strategy all the way through to the end goal of holding accountability over performance metrics, and along the way highlights the potential pitfalls and opportunities of which investors should be mindful”.
—Abigail Noble, Head of Impact Investing Initiatives, Investors Industries, World Economic Forum
“Toniic’s E-Guide: Early-Stage Global Impact Investing is a must-read for both impact investors and those who would like to attract early-stage impact investments. This guide delivers a trifecta of wins to its readers—an analytical framework, case studies and regional guides”
—Deborah Burand, Director, International Transactions Clinic, University of Michigan Law School
“This E-Guide from Toniic provides vital information to help those looking to invest in social enterprises that benefit the poor or vulnerable. The diverse case studies contained within this guide come from around the world, and demonstrate the power of layering grant and investment capital to propel the impact investing industry forward. These examples bring valuable perspective from those working on the frontline, and show impact investing in action”.
—Zia Khan, Vice President, Initiatives and Strategy at The Rockefeller Foundation
“A valuable guide for impact entrepreneurs and investors”.
—Sir Ronald Cohen, Chair of Big Society Capital