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  • Franklin Templeton Real Assets - Impact investing in real estate - the emergence of social infrastructure

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    Impact investing in real estate: the emergence of social infrastructure


    Covid-19 acted as a game changer for the real estate industry. Partly because of the pandemic, structural trends – which were already bubbling under the surface – are now accelerating rapidly.

  • social infrastructure a dual return asset class

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    Social Infrastructure: A dual return asset class


    Social infrastructure projects, such as hospitals, schools and community centres, may be attractive assets for institutional investors seeking to make both a market rate of return and an impact return, which is the measurable improvement on environmental and community related aspects. However, this dual return focus requires managing the social and environmental impact of an in- vestment while also managing for market-rate financial returns.

  • fti social infrastructure

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    Social infrastructure: a framework for measuring and managing impact


    Investments in social infrastructure can deliver above-market financial returns while making a positive contribution to communities and the environment. But to achieve this dual return, investors need to be able to measure and manage the social and environmental goals of social infrastructure assets.