The Five Fund Forum: The Five Fund Forum is an opportunity for institutional investors, family offices, investment advisors, and foundations to meet impact and sustainable funds. The Forum is a half-day event and occurs twice a year in the spring and in the fall. The event showcase fund managers in the diverse sectors. The event is structured to include group presentations and one-on-one meetings to maximize attendees ability to interact with fund managers. Click here to see the schedule of the next event.
Impact Capitalism Summit Event Series: The Impact Capitalism Summits are a landmark event which annually attracts over 500 participants from family offices, foundations, global wealth investment firms, investment advisors, fund managers, government, companies and service providers representing one of the largest gatherings of investable assets focused on Impact Investing in the world. The two-day Summits are held annually in April in Chicago, July in Nantucket, and October in London. It was the first national gathering to take a portfolio approach to Impact Investing focused on institutional investors deploying capital across asset classes for return and impact. The conference program is built around five key asset classes - Public Equity, Public Debt, Private Equity, Private Debt, and Direct Investments - showing how institutional investors can make money and have impact. This Summits provides a rich environment for learning as well as business development opportunities with peers.
Big Path Capital has organized over 50 impact investor events convening global networks of institutional investors with the expressed goal of mainstreaming impact investing. Big Path has created three unique event series: Impact Capitalism Summits, Five Fund Forum, and Impact Train Stop Tour.
New Ways of Thinking About Liquidity: Enduring Growth & Preserving Mission and Values. This gathering is for CEO’s of operating companies looking for ways to protect their mission through their company’s critical financial transactions. Founders and CEOs of sustainable and impact companies are in search of liquidity options that don’t jeopardize their company’s core purpose. The introduction of outside capital whether a minority or majority liquidity represents a vulnerable decision point that can have permanent effects on the mission, future, and legacy of a company. The session will highlight exit / liquidity options for impact CEO’s with a special focus on how to preserve mission through your company’s most important financial transactions. The session will include a panel of CEO’s who have forged an alternative path to create liquidity and preserve mission.
The Impact Capitalism Train Stop Tour: The Impact Capitalism Train Stop Tour is a half-day educational event to advance the impact investing discussion locally, regionally, and beyond. The Train Stop Tour stops in cities across the country convening a series of conversations around how impact investors can contribute to the long-term health and prosperity within their respective regions. The train stop tour is designed for family offices, family principals, and private foundations & executive staff directly involved in investment decision-making, who are exploring new ways to align assets and mission. Click here to see if our next event is coming to a city near you.