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World’s 1st Social Impact Bond shown to cut reoffending and to make impact investors a return

  • Independent evaluation determines that Peterborough Social Impact Bond reduced reoffending of short-sentenced offenders by 9% in Peterborough; investors are repaid in full
  • Programme highlights the value of sustainable investing and data-informed delivery to tackle deep-seated social issues
  • Rapid global market growth since Peterborough Social Impact Bond launch in 2010 : 89 Social Impact Bonds in 19 countries mobilising £300+m for social good