Introduction of social pension funds could boost social investment, says report
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Introduction of social pension funds could boost social investment, says report

3 Sep 2015 | Alice Sharman

The introduction of social pension funds could help finance projects such as social housing, rehabilitation initiatives and environmental schemes, according to a report released today.

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