Impact Investment Funds in Canada
With impact investing, investors intentionally aim to secure a measurable positive impact while also getting a financial return. This website helps people search for impactful funds available to Canadians.
|Product||Ilu Women's Empowerment Fund (Impact Bonds)|
The Ilu Women’s Empowerment Fund is a Canadian investment fund focused on fixed income investments in Latin America and the Caribbean. The Fund delivers strong financial returns through its debt and mezzanine investments in a diversified portfolio of mid-cap companies with missions to promote women in leadership and governance, products and services that meet the needs of women and girls, gender-sensitive value chains, and workplace equity. The Impact Bonds, which contribute to the Ilu Fund, are structured as $25,000 bonds invested at a fixed interest rate of 6% over a 5-year term. The bonds are RRSP and TFSA eligible. Deetken Impact, the fund manager, has a 10-year track record of delivering strong, stable returns to investors by investing in businesses that make a meaningful contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals. Deetken Impact is a Certified B Corporation, a member of the Responsible Investment Association (RIA) and was awarded 2017 Impact Investor of the Year by the MaRS Centre for Impact Investing.
|Legal Structure||Secured debt|
|Asset Class||Private debt|
|SIZE, PERFORMANCE AND RISK|
|Expected Performance||4-8 percent|
|Performance to Date||At expectation|
|Impact evidence type||Output Data. Report a selection of relevant investee outputs consistent with impact goals|
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|Regions Invested In|
|Address||1755 West Broadway, Suite 501, Vancouver BC V6J 4S5|
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