Mission Investment Database

Publication date: 
January, 2015
Source(s): 
Mission Investors Exchange

The Mission Investment Database is a record of more than $1 billion of impact investments made by U.S. foundations and other philanthropic asset holders since 2010, collected by Mission Investors Exchange.

The below-market and market rate investments are categorized by asset class: real asset, deposit, guarantee, equity-like debt, public debt, public equity, private equity and private debt. They are also categorized by sector:

  • Agriculture & food
  • Arts, culture & humanities
  • Community & economid development
  • Education
  • Employment & job-related
  • Environmental conservation & protection
  • Financial services (excluding microfinance)
  • Healthcare
  • Housing
  • Human & social services
  • Information/communication technologies
  • Microfinance
  • Energy
  • Water & sanitation

Complete access to the database is a benefit of Mission Investors Exchange membership. Non-members may still submit their investments to the database, and can view the charts reflecting trends in the data.