News

June 4, 2019

Sustainable Investing and the Debate Over Standards

Joe Keefe and Julie Gorte weigh in on the debate about a lack of standards for sustainable investing and the inconsistency of sustainability “ratings.”
June 3, 2019
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A Wake-up Call for the Food Industry

Policy modifications plus fast-changing consumer preferences are expected to accelerate a global shift toward sustainable food. Agne Rackauskaite discusses key trends.
May 30, 2019

U.S. News & World Report – How To Ensure ESG Investing Isn’t Whitewash

Senior Vice President for Sustainable Investing Julie Gorte discusses how retail investors can avoid “greenwashing” when choosing ESG investments.
May 28, 2019

Agenda – Investors Back Proposal Targeting C-Suite Diversity

Heather Smith, Vice President for Sustainable Investing, discusses the Pax World Funds approach toward shareholder advocacy and engagement.
May 22, 2019

Gender Leaders Outperform Gender Laggards

In the marketplace there are gender laggards and gender leaders. We invest in the leaders.
April 29, 2019

CNBC – These Investments Aim To Push for Workplace Diversity and Gender Pay Equity

Reporter Lorie Konish includes the Pax Ellevate Global Women’s Leadership Fund in this article about gender and diversity funds.
April 23, 2019

Bloomberg Law – Boardroom Diversity Campaign Calls for More Women of Color

Andrea Vittorio reports on a new Thirty Percent Coalition initiative that aims to help increase the number of women of color on corporate boards by matching […]
April 22, 2019
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Are Women Good for the Climate?

A growing body of literature reveals that when it comes to climate mitigation, gender matters
April 12, 2019

Pax Ellevate Global Women’s Leadership Fund Receives Fund Innovation Award

Firm, fund recognized for unique contributions to gender equality, gender lens investing PORTSMOUTH, N.H. April 12, 2019 – The Pax Ellevate Global Women’s Leadership Fund received […]
April 2, 2019

The New York Times – Climate-Change Funds Try To Profit from a Warming World

Reporter Tim Gray quotes Impax Asset Management executives Julie Gorte and Hubert Aarts in this article about how investors can address climate risk.