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February 22, 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.
June 22, 2017

ESG – Expanding the Horizon of Smart Beta

Smart beta and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) integration have both gathered strong momentum, with significant asset growth in strategies using each discipline. Multifactor smart beta strategies, with their longer-term focus and factor diversification, provide a natural platform for the integration of ESG.
February 1, 2017

Spotlight on Engagement: Climate Change

Learn how we engage with companies on climate issues and hold them accountable for their climate impact.



December 12, 2016

Spotlight on ESG Criteria

Pax World pioneered an investment approach known as sustainable investing – the full integration of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into investment analysis and portfolio […]
October 14, 2016

Three Ways Sustainable Investors Can Source Factor Returns

Smart beta and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) integration have both gathered strong momentum, with significant asset growth in strategies using each discipline. Multifactor smart beta strategies, with their longer-term focus and factor diversification, provide a natural platform for the integration of ESG.
July 28, 2016

Spotlight on Engagement: Gender Diversity

Pax World is a leader in investing in women, advancing pay equity and promoting greater gender diversity on corporate boards.
July 14, 2016

Spotlight on Impact Investing

Learn how impact investing can make a positive difference in the world.