Navigating Impact with Confidence
Tideline guides clients through each step
of the impact investment journey.
Founded in 2014, Tideline is a recognized leader in the market with experience partnering with institutional clients to implement the steps in the impact investment process. From designing some of the first impact management systems to collaborating with clients with $13.5 trillion in assets under management, Tideline is a pioneer in the impact investing industry with a track record of establishing and advancing best practices.
Client Impact Assets
Marquee Clients: Consultant and implementation partner to some of the largest and most well-known names in impact investing
Talent: A skilled team of impact professionals with 150+ years of combined experience
Innovation: A track record of introducing innovative industry concepts and new terminology like “impact classes” and “catalytic capital”
Thought Leadership: A reputation for publishing groundbreaking research and working with standard-setters to advance the impact investing field with proprietary data and expert insights
Market View: Unique aggregate view of the world of impact investing and the trends
We provide advisory and implementation services that are customized to client needs. These services are organized around Tideline’s proprietary “Impact Management Compass” and are designed to enable clients to rigorously integrate impact into each step of the investment process.
Tideline Impact Management Compass
We serve a wide range of institutional clients seeking to contribute to social and environmental impact using return-seeking investment capital. These clients include:
of the 10 largest alternative asset managers
of the 5 largest
of the 15
of the 10
Tideline served as a trusted and knowledgeable partner to Franklin Real Asset Advisors (FRAA) on the launch of our Social Infrastructure Fund in 2018. They worked closely with us to develop a compelling and intuitive impact management system, which has been effective as a means of optimizing for impact, communicating results to our investors, and enhancing our market position.
Director of Impact
A video recording of the inaugural Tideline Compass Series panel, “2021 in Impact Investing: The Year of Classification” (WATCH)
In Tideline's inaugural Compass Series panel on December 15, 2020, Tideline's Ben Thornley and Duke University’s Cathy Clark reflect on five years of progress since introducing the concept of ‘impact classes’, and the increasingly essential role of impact...
December 15, 2020 | Originally posted on ImpactAlpha Five years ago, we co-led a research project exploring the value of classification in impact investing, with the goal of making it easier to invest for impact across a portfolio. At the time, the publicly traded and...
ANNOUNCEMENT – “Tideline Launches Impact Verification Business, “BlueMark,” to Strengthen Trust and Accountability in Impact Investing”
Oct 1, 2020 The Rockefeller Foundation and Radicle Impact have agreed to be founding investors in BlueMark October 1, 2020 — Tideline, a specialist consultant for the impact investing industry, today announced the launch of BlueMark, an independent business providing...