Sustainability

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
March 26, 2019
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Does the PG&E Bankruptcy Really Indicate That Sustainable Investing is a Mess?

One recent news article posits that the PG&E bankruptcy has exposed “blindspots” in sustainable investing, while another argues that sustainability analysis can help investors identify companies that may be skating on thin ice. Can both views be true?
March 26, 2019

ESG to the Next Degree [Advisor Webcast]

Get a closer look at the benefits of sustainable investing in this webcast created exclusively for advisors, which explores the risk management and potential performance benefits of integrating ESG analysis into investment decision-making and the positive impact that investors can have by engaging directly with companies on key global issues.
March 14, 2019

Adapt or Dry

A continually warming climate means more water stress for humans: too much of it in some places, too little of it in others. And that brings new risks — and opportunities — for investors.
March 14, 2019

Leaving No One Behind Is an Opportunity for Investors

Climate change, pollution and a growing population are key players in water investment momentum, and the investment opportunities are surprisingly diverse and resilient.
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 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 18, 2019

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.
November 29, 2018
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Climate-proofing Futures: How Mercy Corps Is Preparing Youth for More Extreme Weather

On November 15, a national conversation about board diversity will take place. It’s a topic we think about — and talk about — a lot.
October 8, 2018

Pax World’s Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures 2017 Report

Read our TCFD report to find out how as a firm we are addressing the risks and opportunities related to climate change.