Civitas Social Housing PLC (Civitas) is the first Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) dedicated to investing in social housing in England and Wales.
Stone King Blog
HM Treasury has recently closed its consultation on social investment tax relief (SITR).
The Future 20 is an exciting initiative launched by Allia Future Business Centres together with a range of partners, including Stone King.
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,
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.
Catch22 is a social business – a not-for-profit business with a social mission – combining a charity ethos with the mindset of a business.
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
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.
Socio-economic change is a slow process, especially when it requires an era changing shift in political orthodoxy.