This event is now over and took place on Thu 23 Jun 2011

Event Summary

We are pleased to invite you to the launch of an exciting BWB-NESTA Report setting out a new and innovative framework for the regulation of social and community investment.

The Report has been authored by Luke Fletcher, an Associate at BWB, and commissioned by NESTA. The event will explain original ideas and proposals set out in the Report which have already been picked up by the Red Tape Taskforce and recommended to Government.

We are delighted that Lord Hodgson, the Chair of the Red Tape Taskforce and President of the NCVO, will be coming to speak about the Taskforce's recommendations.

Peter Holbrook, CEO of the Social Enterprise Coalition, will speak about the importance of finance for social enterprise and Joe Ludlow, Director Social Ventures at NESTA, will speak about demand for social investment opportunities on the part of individual investors.

Speakers include:
Stephen Lloyd, Senior Partner of Bates Wells & Braithwaite (Chair)
Lord Hodgson, Chair of the Red Tape Taskforce
Luke Fletcher, Associate at Bates Wells & Braithwaite and Author of the Report
Joe Ludlow, Director of Social Ventures at NESTA
Peter Holbrook, CEO of the Social Enterprise Coalition

09.00am: Tea & Coffee
09.30-10.20am: Presentations
10.20-10.30am: Q&A



BWB, 2-6 Cannon St., London EC4M 6YH

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