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From Potential to Action: Bringing Social Impact Bonds to the U.S.

May 15, 2012

May 15, 2012 -- McKinsey & Company Report, From Potential to Action, assesses the opportunity for social impact bonds in the United States and is the result of 12 months of research and analysis.

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Omidyar Network Appoints Fal Managing Director, Africa

May 8, 2012

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 9, 2012 -- Omidyar Network today announced that Malik Fal has joined the philanthropic investment firm as managing director for Africa.

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Omidyar Network Executive Forum 2012

May 7, 2012

May 8, 2012, Redwood City, Calif. -- Omidyar Network kicks off its third-annual Omidyar Network Executive Forum (ONEF) today in Redwood City, California. This year's theme, Spark. Serve.

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Compass Principles

April 26, 2012

The Compass Principles offer aspirational guidelines for what constitute quality in innovation and execution of basic financial services -- those that allow people to transact, borrow, save and plan in ways that are beneficial to the consumer and profitable for industry.

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Financial Services in the 21st Century: Groundbreaking White Paper Outlines Guidelines to Help Improve U.S. Financial Services Industry

April 26, 2012

CHICAGO, IL (April 26, 2012) – Guidelines that affirm standards of excellence in the design and delivery of basic financial tools can fundamentally improve the U.S.

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Omidyar Network Invests in English Language Learning Solutions Company, English Helper

March 21, 2012

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and MUMBAI, India, (March 22, 2012) -- Omidyar Network announced today it has invested in EnglishHelper.

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Omidyar Network Grant to Akshara Foundation Will Support Programs to Augment and Improve Elementary Education

March 21, 2012

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and MUMBAI, India, March 22, 2012 -- Omidyar Network announced today a three-year grant of up to USD $950k to Akshara Foundation, a Bangalore-based public charitable trust.

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Omidyar Network and ACCION Invest US $3.2 Million in Mobile Transactions International

February 28, 2012

FEBRUARY 29, 2012, Redwood City, CA and Boston, MA—Omidyar Network and ACCION International announced today that they have invested US $3.2 million in Mobile Transactions International, a Zambia-based company that leverages mobile technology and an agent network to enable financial transac

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Omidyar Network Supports Skills Training and Entrepreneurship Programs with Grant to Anudip Foundation

February 21, 2012

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and MUMBAI, India, February 22, 2012 -- Omidyar Network announced today a grant of up to USD $650,000 to the Anudip Foundation. Anudip will use the four-year grant to scale its skills-training and entrepreneur-development operations in eastern India.

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eBay's Omidyar works for philanthropy

February 7, 2012

In this USA Today article, veteran tech/business reporter Jon Swartz profiles Pierre and Pam Omidyar, highlighting their multifaceted approach to social impact and their influence on

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