Each year, we dig into the data behind the Midas List in an effort to provide some analytical insight into the top-performing investors and their success. We often see investments in both familiar household names and industry newcomers propel the top 25 venture capitalists. We also reflect on investing trends that have led to the
While it’s been observed that the pandemic dampened overall labor force participation rates for women and had a disproportionate negative impact on both female founders and investors, women have also made important gains over 2021, especially in the world of VC. According to a recent Pitchbook report, female-founded companies shattered the previous annual deal value record
In conjunction with the annual Midas List, TrueBridge and Forbes partnered again this year to publish the Brink List highlighting talented, emerging investors making a name for themselves in the increasingly competitive world of venture capital. Nominees are evaluated based on qualitative and quantitative measures that weigh an investor’s momentum, position, reputation, and other variables.
Middle Market Growth featured Enhanced Capital President and CEO Michael Korengold in an article on “How Public Scrutiny of ESG Impacts Private Equity’s Investment Strategy.” Written by reporter Carolyn Vallejo, the piece looks at growing concerns around ‘ESG-washing’ and how private equity ESG investors might be affected. In the piece, Michael notes that despite concerns about
Ian McCulley, a Director at Enhanced Capital, spoke about the Firm’s investment in Tormenta Football Club (Tormenta FC) and its significant impact in Statesboro, GA, on WSAV, a local NBC and CW affiliate. After necessary financing for the Tormenta FC stadium and mixed-use development was extensively delayed, Enhanced Capital stepped in and provided an investment to
Enhanced Capital President and CEO Michael Korengold spoke with Carolyn Vallejo for a GrowthTV episode titled “How to Measure the Impact of Impact Investing.” The conversation looked at the challenges of measuring non-financial impact and how more consistent measurement frameworks, granular reporting, and adoption of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs), have led to
Competitive Milestone Helps Growing Number of Impact Investors Focus on Meaningful Social and Environmental Change Impact investment firm Enhanced Capital Group (1999), which invests in overlooked projects with tangible community benefits, was named to the ImpactAssets 50 (IA 50), a free annual database for impact investors, family offices, corporate and family foundations, and institutional investors. IA 50 features a
For 22 years, Enhanced Capital has brought economic opportunity to disadvantaged and overlooked communities. Our investments have made a profound impact, transforming and supporting communities, local economies and businesses across America. We are seeking summer interns to join us for the 2022 summer session. The ideal candidate should be prepared to work in a fast-paced environment
Enhanced Capital’s CEO Michael Korengold recently spoke about the firm’s investment in the ND Paper Old Town Paper Mill for a segment airing on NEWS CENTER Maine Media, a local NBC affiliate. The investment provided the mill with funding for capital improvements, repairs, construction, and equipment procurement in order to restart and optimize its operations and
Enhanced Capital was honored to join developer HRI Communities at the ribbon-cutting for the opening of Bottle Art Lofts, an adaptive reuse development and affordable apartment community in Lafayette, LA. The project received financing from Enhanced Capital through Louisiana Historic Tax Credits to help revitalize a distressed area and eliminate blight and crime in the area, which
Gingee Prince, Enhanced Capital’s Managing Director and Chief Impact Officer, is pleased to join James Williams on his latest edition of the Green Horizons podcast, which is dedicated to exploring ESG practices within private market investments. Listen in to learn how Enhanced Capital’s 22-year history has enabled the firm to build a comprehensive impact assessment framework
Dusty Dickerson, a Managing Director at Enhanced Capital, recently spoke with Samantha Rowan of Real Estate Capital USA for a piece on “Filling the Affordable Housing Lending Gap” for the February/March 2022 issue. The feature touched on the co-operation between various stakeholders in developing and redeveloping affordable housing and real estate investing that promotes impact.