Big Issue Seeks Family Offices for New Social Investment Fund


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Big Issue, a UK's leading publisher and social enterprise group is looking for family offices to help it reach its £250 million target for a new social investment fund.

The new Big Issue Invest Fund Management division will kick off a series of funds intended to provide financial returns on investment (ROI), and social returns for the enterprises and organizations it invests in. The new fund will be part of Big Issue Invest, which is the group’s social investment go-between.

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