If the social outcome improves, the government commissioner repays the investors for their initial investment plus a return for the financial risks they took. If the social outcomes are not achieved,
Social impact bonds (SIBs) are an innovative financial tool helping governments fund critical social programs through public-private partnership.
Goldman Sachs is a pioneer in the creation of the "social impact bond" - an innovative and emerging financial instrument that leverages private investment to support high-impact social programs.
Social Impact Bonds (SIBs) are financial instruments which promise returns to private investors if social objectives are met. Under a certain threshold for social outcomes, the investors do not recoup