Articles, Interviews and Publications



Forget capitalism – profit will soon be a dirty word

10 October 2017, Helia Ebrahami

Sir Ronald Cohen interview on BBC Today Programme

15 August 2017

Why Ronald Cohen Deserves the Nobel Peace Prize

15 August 2017, Gordon Brown

The Changing Landscape of Social-Impact Investment

27 July 2017, McKinsey

Sir Ronald Cohen Guest article: The Impact Finance Revolution

22 July 2017, Sir Ronald Cohen in Good in Finance Blog

Impact investing: A new disruption in philanthropy

18 March 2016, Seema Chowdhry

See impact investing as part of an evolution towards a fairer society

18 March 2016, Dia Rekhi, Vinod Mahanta

Skoll World Forum 2014 - Opening Plenary Keynote Address

9 April 2014, Sir Ronald Cohen

Doing Good is not incompatible with Making a Profit

10 February 2014, Tim Hames

Social Impact Investing: The City must embrace a future of philanthropy

27 January 2014, Fiona Wolff

Autumn Statement 2013: Ronald Cohen a winner with social capital

5 December 2013, Andrew Bounds

Social Impact Investment Taskforce Established By the G8 Hits the Ground Running

17 October 2013, Sir Ronald Cohen

First meeting for Social Impact Investment Taskforce

1 October 2013, Cabinet Office

G8 - Launch of the Taskforce on Social Impact Investment

17 June 2013, Sir Ronald Cohen

G8 Industry Letter

6 June 2013

The Future of Social Impact Investing

19 April 2013, Sir Ronald Cohen

Sir Ronald Cohen launches fundraising appeal for Future Business Centre

27 March 2013

The Social Sector Needs to Take More Risk and Accept Failure

6 February 2013, Sir Ronald Cohen and William A. Sahlman

Social Impact Investing Will Be the New Venture Capital

17 January 2013, Sir Ronald Cohen and William A. Sahlman

Investor Spotlight: Big Society Capital

18 December 2012, Sir Ronald Cohen and Nick O'Donohoe

How doing a good deed can add up to good business too

20 October 2012, Anthony Hilton

Sir Ronald Cohen speaks to Ian Davis from McKinsey & Company

2 August 2012, Ian Davis

Big Society fund launches with £600m to invest

4 April 2012, Mark Easton

Cameron Opens $1 Billion ‘Big Society Bank’ to Fund Charities

4 April 2012, Robert Hutton

David Cameron unveils Big Society bank to help savers invest in good causes

4 April 2012, Rowena Mason

Cameron's Big Society bank to fund charities with £600m

4 April 2012, Craig Woodhouse

‘Big society bank’ to start providing capital

4 April 2012, Sarah Neville and Jonathan Moules

David Cameron launches £600m 'big society' fund

4 April 2012, Nicholas Watt

The Big Society needs cash: now it has a way to get it

4 April 2012, Richard Lambert

Social projects to get £400m from dormant bank accounts

4 April 2012, David Wighton

Capital Idea

4 April 2012, Broadcast

BBC HardTalk

11 May 2012, Stephen Sackur

Channel 4 News

4 April 2012, Krishnan Guru-Murthy

Big Society Capital 'a watershed'

4 April 2012, BBC Today Programme

Sir Ronald Cohen on BBC Breakfast discussing the launch of Big Society Capital

4 April 2012, BBC Breakfast

Unclaimed Bank Cash To Fund 'Big Society'

4 April 2012, Joel Hills