Thought Leadership

July 9, 2018

The Future of Transportation – Modernizing Rail

The future of transportation extends beyond the rapidly accelerating electric vehicle (EV) market. The electrification of transportation is also opening up investment opportunities across the rail infrastructure supply chain.
July 2, 2018

The Gender Gap Isn’t About Sex. It’s About Power.

There is an imbalance in the amount of power men and women possess, which may explain why men command the highest paying jobs and hold majority of board seats and corner offices.
June 8, 2018

International Markets: Evidence of Positive ESG Effect

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.
May 29, 2018

Environmental Leader – Kingspan Group

Kingspan Group is an example of how positive environmental impact is a natural outcome of the Pax Global Environmental Markets Fund’s investment process.
May 24, 2018

Investing to Make Our Planet Less Plastic

Our planet is facing serious ecological challenges – and one of the most striking is that plastic is choking our oceans, harming wildlife, and even finding its way back into the food chain.
May 22, 2018

Environmental Leader – Suez SA

Suez SA is an example of how positive environmental impact is a natural outcome of the Pax Global Environmental Fund’s investment process.
May 21, 2018

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.
May 15, 2018

Environmental Leader – Beijing Enterprises Water Group Limited

Beijing Enterprises Water Group Limited is an example of how positive environmental impact is a natural outcome of the Pax Global Environmental Market Fund’s investment process.
May 14, 2018

Old Republic Shareholders Should Support Climate Change Proposal

Pax filed a shareholder resolution at Old Republic International Corporation, asking that the insurance company establish board oversight of risks and opportunities posed by climate change.
April 23, 2018

Gender Equality – With or Without the Federal Government

Federal policy is a powerful tool for shaping behavior – but it is not the only one. Corporate and investor action are also critical tools for creating change.