Thought Leadership

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.
April 19, 2018

Examining a Risk-Focused Approach in Small Cap

The Pax Small Cap Fund crossed the 10-year mark in March of 2018. In recognition of this milestone, Pax interviewed Portfolio Manager Nathan Moser, CFA®, as he reflects on managing the Fund since its inception in 2008.
April 11, 2018

Extreme Weather Events – Investment Implications

Scientific consensus is that climate change is “almost certainly” increasing the frequency and intensity of extreme weather events, and recent news lends weight to this concern.
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 19, 2018

Water Investing: Tapping into a Source of Resilient Growth

The water investment story is diverse and growing, and the drivers behind this growth are strengthening.