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Omidyar Network's Managing Partner Matt Bannick is interviewed on Bloomberg TV India

December 10, 2015

Matt Bannick, managing partner at Omidyar Network, speaks with Bloomberg TV India about investment opportunities that the firm sees in the market.

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Globalization's Risks and Rewards

November 2, 2015

Listen to Omidyar Network's Paula Goldman participate in a dynamic conversation at the World Affairs Council about how the public, private, and philanthropic sectors can work together to improve the lives of low- and lower-middle class populations worldwide. 

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SOCAP TV: Frontier Capital

November 2, 2015

Watch Omidyar Network's Paula Goldman explain how early stage risk capital can generate both financial and social returns in the debut season of SOCAP TV.

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Open Data: Six Stories About Impact in the UK

October 21, 2015

Case studies commissioned by Omidyar Network explore if the promise and potential of open data are being realized.

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Frontier Capital

October 5, 2015

Standing at the convergence of impact investing and venture capital, Frontier Capital focuses on low- to lower-middle-income people in emerging markets. This report underlines the immense potential of new business models to serve these populations, generating both outsized impact and strong financial returns.

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The Impact of Open Data – Initial Findings from Case Studies

September 9, 2015

GovLab’s Andrew Young discusses GovLab’s and Omidyar Network's collaboration on a series of open data case studies designed to provide a detailed examination of the various ways open data is being used around the world.

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Saving For Sooner: How and Why Short-Term Savings Matter

August 25, 2015

Our partner U.S. Financial Diaries has released new research on the effects of volatile incomes and frequent near-term “emergencies” on U.S. households.

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Good to Great: Taking the Governance Leap

July 9, 2015

Omidyar Network’s CV Madhukar keynotes Governance: From Good to Great day two at Dasra’s Philanthropy Week 2015 in Mumbai. Madhukar shares his personal journey in realizing the importance of governance and the necessity for individuals to take ownership of their democracy.

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Introducing the Impact Investing Benchmark

July 7, 2015

Launched recently by Cambridge Associates and the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN), this new report is the first comprehensive study of the financial performance of private equity and venture capital impact investment funds.

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Know Thy (Irrational) Customer: Afluenta’s Alejandro Cosentino on Connecting Borrowers and Lenders

June 30, 2015

Alejandro Cosentino, CEO of Afluenta, discusses how behavioral economics and technology advancements are making financial products and services more relevant and accessible than ever. 

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Can Civic Tech help overcome the problems between citizens and governments in Latin America?

February 23, 2017

The problems that have historically doomed the relationship between citizens and governments appear to be as prevalent today as they have ever been: corruption, mismanagement, inefficiency, and a lack of responsiveness.

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Why We Invested: LandMapp

February 15, 2017

Peter Rabley shares why we recently invested in LandMapp, a company developing an end-to-end solution for documenting and protecting land rights in Ghana.

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Why We Invested: GiveDirectly

February 7, 2017

Omidyar Network’s foundational belief that empowering people frees them to better themselves, their families, and their communities has great evidence in the growing literature around the benefits of cash transfers

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