Stone King Blog

10th September 2019

Civitas Social Housing PLC (Civitas) is the first Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) dedicated to investing in social housing in England and Wales.

27th August 2019
Stone King’s response to the Treasury’s Consultation on Social Investment Tax Relief

HM Treasury has recently closed its consultation on social investment tax relief (SITR).

13th August 2019

The Future 20 is an exciting initiative launched by Allia Future Business Centres together with a range of partners, including Stone King.

30th July 2019

In her post entitled “What is Social Finance?” , Tamsin introduced the concept of social finance and outlined the four key categories in which we can see social finance at work: public sector commissioning, asset locked social enterprises,

22nd July 2019

How can social enterprises support local authorities and public service providers? The E3M Alchemy process is an initiative to help these bodies explore possible partnerships with social enterprises and understand how these could help them tackle urgent local issues.

16th July 2019

Catch22 is a social business – a not-for-profit business with a social mission – combining a charity ethos with the mindset of a business.

2nd July 2019

Asset Lock

A restriction enshrined within the constitution of an enterprise that restricts the capital return to its members unless they too are subject to an asset lock (e.g. a CIC; BenCom; Charity).

BenCom / Community Benefit Society

25th June 2019

In the past two decades Social Investment has become a distinct concept and a distinctive market. Charitable foundations have moved from traditional subsidy towards preferential lending and anchor investing, while commercial corporate finance models have been tailored to the social economy.

18th June 2019

Socio-economic change is a slow process, especially when it requires an era changing shift in political orthodoxy.

11th June 2019

Stone King will be blogging regularly on social finance, a growing area which sees social enterprises and public and private bodies working with investors for the benefit of the community.

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