Engagement

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 […]
October 29, 2018
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Pax Refiles Pay Equity Proposal, Urges Oracle Shareholders To Vote “FOR”

Building on the strong support for Pax World Funds’ 2017 shareholder proposal on pay equity reporting at Oracle, we have re-filed it again this year. The […]
September 20, 2018
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How Climate Change Affects Financial Performance

Julie Gorte considers the economic and financial implications of a warming world and provides an expansive overview of various risks that climate change creates for investors.
September 4, 2018

Encouraging Companies to Do Better

There is a lot of evidence that more sustainable companies perform better financially, and we therefore believe it makes sense for shareholders to encourage companies to do better when it comes to sustainability issues, from climate change to gender equality.
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.
March 26, 2018

Gender Pay Gaps: The Story Behind the Numbers

Heather Smith explains how investors can make sense of gender pay gap numbers.
March 13, 2018

Advancing Gender Equality by Closing the Pay Gap

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.
February 8, 2018

Political Headwinds are Not Showstoppers

2017 was a year that many expected to be a disaster, from the perspective of sustainability.
February 1, 2017

Spotlight on Engagement: Climate Change

Learn how we engage with companies on climate issues and hold them accountable for their climate impact.



July 28, 2016

Spotlight on Engagement: Gender Diversity

Pax World is a leader in investing in women, advancing pay equity and promoting greater gender diversity on corporate boards.