Latest Research Articles

  • The Geography of Impact Investing
    The emergence of impact investing has shaken up the financial industry and heralded a shift in investor mindset towards socially responsible investing. Yet, clear differences in growth rates and regulation have been observed between different geographical regions.
  • Impact investing – The Past, Present and Future
    Over the last decade, impact investing has become an increasingly prominent topic in the business and public policy worlds.

The LSE SU Impact Investing Society (IIS) is LSE’s premier impact investing and development finance society.

At the LSESU Impact Investing Society (IIS), we believe in the power of good. Through our initiatives, we seek to raise awareness on the latest developments in ESG and impact investing. Our events will feature a wide range of speakers – from impact-focused VCs to bulge brackets – and offer students fresh insights into this emerging industry.

All are welcome to join us!

What We Do

Impact Investing Events

We organise panel sessions with leading impact investing and sustainable finance professionals, keynote speeches, and collaborative events alongside other finance societies at the LSE.

Some of the firms we have worked with include HSBC, BNP Paribas, Earth Capital, and Tribe Impact Capital.

Investment Training and Research

For the 2021/22 academic year, look forward our new research blog focused on new developments in the impact investing world with monthly updates. We will also be starting our Intro To Impact series open to all members which will aim to equip you with the skills needed to navigate the impact investing industry.

We will also be kicking off a simulated investment fund complete with training sessions to teach members the basics of trading and impact investing

Joint Ventures with Impact Investing Firms

We are also launching exciting joint ventures in partnership with firms that share our interest in impact investing. Stay tuned for more updates!

IIS in Stats

Founded in 2019



LSESU STAR Bronze Award Winner