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March 5, 2019

CNBC – Here’s How Investors Can Save the Planet and Still Make Some Money

Senior Vice President for Sustainable Investing Julie Gorte weighs in on how individuals can be sure they are aligning their investments with companies and funds that […]
March 5, 2019

Barron’s – This Man Wants Companies To Go Where the U.S. Government Won’t

When it comes to growth in ESG investing, the last five years have been “incredible,” and “the next 20 are going to be exponentially bigger,” says […]
March 5, 2019

Opalesque – New World Bank Bond Designed To Empower Women

Reporter Baily McCann speaks with Portfolio Manager Tony Trzcinka about a new sustainable bond issued by the World Bank.
March 4, 2019

World Bank, Impax Asset Management Partner on Bonds To Highlight Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment

Impax Asset Management is the sole investor in a $4 million, three-year sustainable development bond issued by The World Bank.
February 27, 2019

FinancialAdvisor – Accurate Reporting of Biofuels’ Impact Needed

An environmental group has asked the Securities and Exchange Commission to require companies that use biofuels to be more transparent about their actual benefits. Senior Vice […]
February 20, 2019

TriplePundit – Investors Pressure Companies To Reveal Gender Pay Gap

Pax Ellevate Chair Sallie Krawcheck discusses gender pay gaps with reporter Amy Brown in this article about how investors are pressuring companies to be more transparent.
February 18, 2019

The Plastics Revolution

Plastic is more of a risk factor for companies and investors today than ever before. Companies need to begin mitigating their risks, and investors need to pay close attention.
February 12, 2019

MarketWatch – How One Investor Avoided the PG&E Bankruptcy

Senior Vice President for Sustainable Investing Julie Gorte explains how ESG screens can help protect investors from potential risks.
February 11, 2019

Bloomberg Law – Oracle’s Pay Bias Suit Sparks NYC Call for SEC Investigation

Bloomberg Law writes about the New York City comptroller’s request for the Securities and Exchange Commission to investigate whether Oracle misled investors in its response to […]
February 11, 2019

MarketWatch – These Three Surprising Stocks Are Held in ESG Funds

MarketWatch talks with Pax World Funds Senior Vice President for Sustainable Investing Julie Gorte about factors that influence ESG fund holdings.