Social stock exchange: Will it improve access to capital for social enterprises?

On July 1, the think tank Brookings India released a paper titled “The Promise of Impact Investing in India”, which mentioned that in a survey of Indian social enterprises, 57% identified access to debt or equity as a barrier to growth and sustainability. The Finance Ministry has chosen a novel way to address this. On Friday, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced in the Union Budget that the government proposes to create “a social stock exchange... to list social enterprises and voluntar ..

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