“IA 50″ Showcase Features Experienced Impact Investment Fund Managers
Tuesday October 29th , 2013 – Huntington Capital has been selected for the ImpactAssets 50 2013, a free, online resource for impact investors and their advisors. The IA 50, now in its third year, is the first publicly available database of private debt and equity impact investment fund managers.
The IA 50 serves as a gateway for those interested in achieving social and/or environmental, as well as financial, returns on their investments. Fund managers included in the IA 50 2013 manage a combined $10.8 billion in assets within the impact investing market.
Huntington Capital impact investment themes focus on small business financing and the retention/creation of good quality low-moderate income level jobs with employee benefits including:
- Access to Finance ›Underserved Small & Medium Enterprises
- Employment Generation› In Underserved Communities
- Community Investment› Focus on Underserved Communities
- Focus on Workforce Diversity › Ethnic Minorities/Women Owned Businesses/ Previously Excluded Populations
- Employee Wealth Creation ›Quality of Workforce Earnings
The IA 50 includes a broad range of organizations spanning domestic and international geographies, sectors, asset classes and impact areas. Firms were chosen based on experience, impact, and with an eye toward reflecting the diversity of impact investment opportunities. The selection committee was chaired by ImpactAssets’ Chief Impact Strategist, Jed Emerson, and included experts from the CAPROCK Group, Eirene, Haas Business School, Labrador Ventures, Toniic, and UBS.
The IA 50 2013, along with additional details on the selection process, are available at: http://www.impactassets.org/impactassets-50.
About Huntington Capital
Based in San Diego, CA, Huntington Capital is a leading mezzanine capital provider to lower middle market companies throughout California and the Southwestern United States. Founded in 2000, Huntington is operating three limited partnerships and is currently seeking new investments for its recently formed Huntington Capital Fund III. Huntington seeks to invest in established lower middle market businesses generating between $10 million and $75 million in revenues across a broad range of industries; investments are typically structured in the form of growth capital, buyout or acquisition financing ranging between $2.0 million and $7.0 million. The firm has invested in approximately 47 companies since its founding. For more information, please visit the company website at www.huntingtoncapital.com.
ImpactAssets is a nonprofit financial services firm that increases the flow of capital into investments that deliver financial, social, and environmental returns. ImpactAssets’ donor advised fund (“The Giving Fund”), impact investment notes, and field building initiatives enable philanthropists, other asset owners, and their wealth advisors to advance social or environmental change through investment.