G8 Leaders Embrace Impact Investing With New Funds

David Cameron, U.K. prime minister, speaks during the G8 social impact investment forum at Bloomberg's offices in London on June 6 Photograph by Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

The governments of the U.S. and the U.K. are expanding their support for socially conscious entrepreneurs. The announcements, made at the the G8 Social Impact Investing Conference in London, indicate the growing appeal of for-profit small businesses that aim to solve societal problems.

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