The Other Ownership Options
Transform Finance's new report lays out all the alternatives to traditional corporate ownership
Transform Finance, a nonprofit advocating for changes to finance, has just published what I suspect will be a landmark report laying out all the options available to business owners interested in alternative forms of ownership: Alternative Ownership Enterprises: An Introduction for Mission-Oriented Investors.
The report is packed with useful content. One visual that stuck out to me was a Venn diagram mapping out the different ways to own a business based on whether they center workers, purpose, or other stakeholders. Take a look:
I’m particularly impressed with the Transform Finance team’s efforts to turn this comprehensive report into a number of digestible formats. Check out their Learning Hub, which links to a recent webinar and Stanford Social Innovation Review article about their work.