Upwind Shipping Holdings granted membership of the Impact Investment Network

19th October 2018 ’’œ Impact Investment Network (www.impactinvestmentnetwork.com) ’’œ the first operator of the Social Stock Exchange licence ’’œ has announced that Upwind Shipping Holdings has been approved as an enhanced member.

Upwind (USH) operates at the vanguard of environmentally-conscious dry bulk shipping. Entering the market with world-class, clean fleets that will capitalise on the market fluctuations derived from the demand-supply gap in dry bulk ships. This will deliver both financial and social value to stakeholders in the global dry bulk shipping market transforming the sector, the port environment and the marine environments.

The Impact Investment Network enables its accredited impact issuers to increase their visibility and exposure, connect with investors and undertake primary or secondary listings of debt and equity instruments through its partnership with the NEX Exchange.

About the Impact Investment Network

The Impact Investment Network Ltd (IIN) is the first organisation licenced to deliver the Social Stock Exchange brand and accreditation methodology in the UK.

IIN is a partnership of value-driven businesses working collectively to empower both public and private companies to grow in a sustainable and ethical way, bringing leading organisations together as part of a dynamic network of socially and environmentally driven, commercially-focused businesses from across the globe. IIN also provides access to Europe's only public market segment dedicated to enterprises making the world a better place, through the NEX Exchange.

The Impact Investment Network has an agreement with NEX Exchange to operate the Social Stock Exchange branded market segment for impact businesses.

NEX is a recognised Investment Exchange operating a regulated market and a growth market and provides a secondary market trading facility.  NEX is supervised by the FCA.

For more information please contact:

Debbie Ryan
Impact Investment Network
T: +44 (0) 7966 455 050
E: [email protected]


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