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We promote social & financial inclusion globally

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social performance metrics for investment decisions


Inclusion [Social Ratings] is the world’s first global social rating agency.

We deliver independent social performance & impact ratings to socially minded private and public sector organisations to help them enhance their social impact and improve their financial performance. Our transparent, user-friendly and easily shareable social performance metrics also assist potential investors in their strategic investment decisions and help attract social investment funding for social enterprises.

Our Services

Social Performance & Impact Ratings

Social Performance & Impact Ratings analyze how effective an organization is at translating its mission into practice. It encompasses the organization's objectives, systems, services, human resources and results, as well as its use of performance indicators.


Financial Ratings


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Inclusion's social impact rating service has been instrumental to help us refine our business approach more effectively. The Inclusion team did a perfect job - they are dynamic and extremely competent.

Faustin Kanlinsou

Executive Director, COMUBA MFI, Benin

Thanks to Inclusion's social impact rating, we were able to identify our strengths and weaknesses in our social performance as well as in our business approach. It also allowed us to improve our relationship with our customers. 

Seynabou Mbaye Sow

Director, MEC LE SINE, Senegal

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Why introduce a Whistleblower Policy within a Financial Institution

A whistleblower policy is generally designed to make it easier for agents of an organization to report irregularities in good faith without fearing that their actions will have adverse consequences for them, as well as their families. The whistleblower policy is a key element in safeguarding the integrity of any financial institution. It aims to […]


Country Series – Nicaragua

Inclusion [Social Ratings] is pleased to share with our clients and partners the first of our Country Series Reports. The series will provide overviews of the microfinance sector by selected countries. Our first research, Country Series – Nicaragua, is focused on Nicaragua and in the document you can find a insightful portfolio analysis of some of the most […]


Impact Investors – new sources of financing the Sustainable Development Goals

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