Transparency can help eliminate gender pay gaps. That’s why Pax urges companies to disclose policies and processes in place to manage pay equity, the results of their pay analyses and strategies to close any identified pay gaps.
Why should you invest in women? Because it’s 2018. Because it’s the right thing to do. Because you want a better world for your daughter. And not least because there is a strong business case for investing in women.
Bringing more women into leadership positions is probably our best shot at closing the pay gap, ending workplace cultures that foster or tolerate sexual harassment, providing universal family-friendly benefits, and achieving truly equal opportunity for women.
In this article, Pax analyzes the effect ESG factors have on non-U.S. developed markets risk and returns. Performance attribution of the Pax MSCI EAFE ESG Leaders Index Fund shows that companies with strong ESG profiles positively contributed to performance.
The benefits of ESG are not limited to the equity market. In this article, we shed light on how ESG supports high yield credit selection and risk management by illustrating Pax’s approach along with examples.