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September 20, 2018

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.
August 16, 2018

Women’s Leadership and Gender Equality: The Virtuous Circle

Women’s leadership is certainly not the only measure of gender equality, but it is both a key metric and an important enabler of it.
August 13, 2018

InvestmentNews – Excellence in Diversity & Inclusion Awards

InvestmentNews has recognized Impax Asset Management LLC and Pax World Funds as a 2018 Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Awards winner.  The firm was honored as […]
July 24, 2018

Pax Mid Cap Fund Commentary Q2 2018

Performance and Portfolio Update The Pax Mid Cap Fund underperformed the Russell Midcap Index in the second quarter. Portfolio holdings within Energy, Real Estate and Financials […]
July 2, 2018

The Gender Gap Isn’t About Sex. It’s About Power.

There is an imbalance in the amount of power men and women possess, which may explain why men command the highest paying jobs and hold majority of board seats and corner offices.
June 23, 2018

Barron’s – The 20 Most Influential People in ESG Investing

Joe Keefe, CEO of Pax World Funds and Pax Ellevate Management, and Sallie Krawcheck, Chair of Pax Ellevate Management, are honored among the twenty most influential […]
June 8, 2018

International Markets: Evidence of Positive ESG Effect

In this article, Pax analyzes the effect ESG factors have on non-U.S. developed markets risk and returns. Performance attribution of the Pax MSCI EAFE ESG Leaders Index Fund shows that companies with strong ESG profiles positively contributed to performance.
May 23, 2018

CNBC.com – How Investors Can Close Corporate America’s Gender Gap – And See Serious Returns

Reporter Olivia Michael writes about funds aimed at closing the gender gap and quotes Joe Keefe on the advantages of gender lens investing.  
May 22, 2018

Muse – Sallie Krawcheck Focuses on Investment Through the Gender Lens

Reporter Jan Alexander spoke with Sallie Krawcheck and Joe Keefe about investing in women and the Pax Ellevate Global Women’s Leadership Fund.