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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.  
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 11, 2018

Institutional Allocator – Pax Shuns Guns; Divests From Gun Sellers

Leslie Kramer reports on Pax’s updated policy to ban investments in both weapons manufacturers and retailers, quoting Joe Keefe about the reasoning behind the policy change. […]
April 20, 2018

WealthManagement.com – #MeToo Movement Gives Momentum to Gender Lens Investing

Reporter Diana Britton covered US SIF Gender Lens Investing roundtable, quoting Joe Keefe on how investors can make a positive impact and citing the success of […]
April 19, 2018

Pax Small Cap Fund Commentary Q1 2018

Read our portfolio manager commentary for highlights on quarterly Fund performance and portfolio positioning.
April 19, 2018

Pax Core Bond Fund Commentary Q1 2018

Read our portfolio manager commentary for highlights on quarterly Fund performance and portfolio positioning.