Insights

January 18, 2019

The Financial Performance of Sustainability: ESG and Risk

The evidence that sustainability, or ESG, has financial relevance continues to grow. As we look for reasons why sustainability seems to be associated with good performance, risk has emerged from the literature as one of the main contributors.
January 9, 2019

Pax World Investment Outlook: First Quarter 2019

Volatility has returned, and we expect it to have continuing significance as we look out at 2019. In this environment, long-term investors who comprehensively assess risk, ESG factors and valuation have the potential to identify attractive opportunities at the asset class and security level.
January 8, 2019

It’s Time to Invest in Her

We are in a moment. The moment of Time’s Up and #MeToo. The moment of women’s marches. The moment of Harvey Weinstein and Justice Kavanaugh. The […]
December 13, 2018

Pax Balanced Fund Q&A: More Than 45 Years of Impact

In this interview, Pax Chief Investment Officer Steve Falci, CFA® shares his views on the Pax Balanced Fund’s innovation, impact, and ability to navigate markets.
December 6, 2018

Pax World Funds Helps Advance Gender Diversity at Beacon Roofing Supply

There’s a boatload of research showing that companies with more diverse leadership teams outperform their less diverse peers.1 Businesses that know this are taking steps to diversify; businesses that don’t can benefit from a nudge.
December 4, 2018
Katowice, Poland, site of the 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Should We Care About COP 24? Well, There’s No Planet B.

These days it seems as if anything newsworthy that doesn’t include the White House fades into invisibility. But in the case of climate change, the White House has decided to become invisible.
November 29, 2018
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Climate-proofing Futures: How Mercy Corps Is Preparing Youth for More Extreme Weather

On November 15, a national conversation about board diversity will take place. It’s a topic we think about — and talk about — a lot.
November 20, 2018
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How Your Clients Can Benefit from Their Own Philanthropy

The season of giving is upon us. It’s the time of year when many of your clients make their most significant charitable contributions. This is the […]
November 19, 2018

Video: Get to Know the Pax Global Opportunities Fund

Portfolio Managers Kirsteen Morrison and David Winborne on investing in the transition to a more sustainable economy.
November 16, 2018

Pax Balanced Fund: Q3 2018 Allocation and Performance Update [Advisor Webcast]

Gender lens investing is gaining momentum – and for good reason. Research shows that integrating a gender lens into investment decisions can yield positive financial returns and help close the gender gap.