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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.
February 1, 2019

The Transition to a Sustainable Economy

Investors have a financial interest in a seamless transition to a more sustainable economy — and a lot of money at risk if we continue with business as usual.
January 31, 2019

CNBC – More U.S. Companies Discussing Climate Change in Wake of Hurricanes, Wildfires

Pax Senior Vice President for Sustainable Investing Julie Gorte discusses one of the likely ripple effects of the PG&E Corps bankruptcy — companies thinking more about […]
January 29, 2019
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The Gender Pay Gap Shrinks in the Sun

A new report shows that gender pay gaps shrink when companies are required to disclose them.
January 28, 2019

Reuters – High-yield To Pick Up Levfin Slack

Reporter David Bell covers changes in the leveraged loan market, including insight about the potential impact on high-yield from Pax World Funds Portfolio Manager Peter Schwab.