Golden Lane Housing: Social investment can be 'absolutely the right thing' to do
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Golden Lane Housing: Social investment can be 'absolutely the right thing' to do

24 Oct 2014 | Alice Sharman

The director of Golden Lane Housing, the issuer of the first charity bond to be listed on the London Stock Exchange, has said that despite recent criticism of charities using social finance it can be a useful tool for the sector.

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Charity news in brief - May 2006

In news this month: a study into the benefits of the Investing in Volunteers kitemark; Compact launches a new local work book; Futurebuilders release a publication regarding voluntary sector contracts; and Sue Ryder Care implements a rewards system

NACVS launches new kitemark

Local voluntary and community infrastructure organisations have voted to introduce a new set of performance standards.

Brand new CFDG

Charity Finance Directors' Group has launched its new logo.

Sector press gives bum steer

It is bad enough when people outside the voluntary sector report stories and release information that is either plain wrong or simply reinforces incorrect assumptions held by the public.

Congratulations to the RNLI - this only goes to prove that working on long term (and short term for that matter) legacies really pays dividends in the end.

» RNLI legacy income rises to record £118m

Acevo launches public trust inquiry

Acevo has launched a chief executives' inquiry into trust in charities, focusing on their perspectives on public trust, and their role in promoting and preserving the charity brand.

Commission bangs out new logo

The Charity Commission has rebranded itself by unveiling a new logo. It was launched following the results of the Commission's strategic review.

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