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Three Trends in System-level Impact Investing

December 19, 2016

In a new SSIR article, The Investment Integration Project's William Burckart and Steve Lydenberg explore three trends in system-level impact investing and find that investors "must intentionally incorporate new ways of investing if they are to address big global problems." Read the full article

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Indifi Technologies Raises $10 Million in Series B Investment Round

December 12, 2016

Indifi Technologies, an enabler of micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSME) financing in India, announced it raised $10 million in a Series B investment round led by Omidyar Network.

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This Family Is Passing Down Their Charity to the Next Generation

December 6, 2016

Fortune explores the Cordes Foundation’s journey to impact investing and the legacy that Ron and Marty Cordes are passing down to their daughter. Read the full article here. 

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Omidyar Network Announces Investment in Citymart to Disrupt Local Government Procurement

December 5, 2016

Omidyar Network announced today that it has made a $500,000 investment in Citymart, a civic tech platform that helps city governments improve their procurement process by engaging the most innovative small businesses and entrepreneurs to solve local challenges.

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New York City's Civic Hall to Grow Civic Tech Ecosystem with $4 million in New Funding

December 5, 2016

Omidyar Network announced today it is renewing and expanding its investment in Civic Hall and Civic Hall Labs, the New York City-based collaborative community center dedicated to strengthening civic tech and its new research and development arm.

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A rundown of November reports on business, SDGs and investing

December 2, 2016

Devex shared their November roundup of reports on business, SDGs and investing, including our framework for investing across the returns continuum, which was recently published in the Stanford Social Innovation Review.

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Q & A: Omidyar Network Moves Beyond ‘Tradeoffs’ to Drive Market Development

December 1, 2016

Yasemin Saltuk spoke with ImpactAlpha's Dennis Price about Omidyar Network's framework for investing across the returns continuum.

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A Peek Inside Omidyar Network’s Methodology for Making Grants and Investments

November 30, 2016

Learn about our recently released framework for investing across the returns continuum in a new article from Nonprofit Quarterly.

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Omidyar Network's Investing Framework Is Good For Low-Return, High-Impact Social Enterprises

November 28, 2016

Matt Bannick discussed Omidyar Network's recently released framework for investors in a new Forbes article.

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Gallup asked people around the world: How worried are you about losing your home? The findings may surprise you

March 24, 2017

One in four people are worried about losing their home against their will in the next five years, according to a nine-country Gallup-led survey on people's perceptions of their property rights.

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Why We Invested : Anti-Defamation League

Omidyar Network recently supported the Anti-Defamation League with a grant to support its new Silicon Valley center aimed at tackling the rising wave of intolerance and to collaborate more closely with technology companies to promote democracy and social justice.

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How can innovation in early learning positively impact children in the US? Takeaways from SXSWedu

March 13, 2017

Following Omidyar Network's panel discussion at SXSWedu on innovation in early learning, Isabelle Hau shares insights on quality solutions and outlines the latest strategy for education investments in the US.

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