Philanthropy: Legatum's search for the best way to give

Andrew Jack
Financial Times

As he flicked through the Financial Times over his morning coffee in the search for investment ideas, a short quote caught the eye of Alan McCormick, a partner at Legatum. That was in 2006, and the idea it contained became the catalyst for McCormick and his business partners to provide nearly $20m in philanthropic funding and generate a further $65m from other private donors to tackle neglected tropical diseases.

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