Posts tagged as “Gender”

September 6, 2016

Pax Ellevate Global Women’s Index Fund Crosses $100 Million in Assets

Fund has outperformed MSCI World Index for the two-year period ending June 30, 2016 PORTSMOUTH, N.H. September 6, 2016 – Pax Ellevate Management LLC, investment adviser to […]
September 6, 2016

Fund Action – Investing In Demographics A Key Long-Term Play

The Pax Ellevate Global Women’s Index Fund is featured in an article in Fund Action focusing on demographic-themed products as long-term investments. (subscription required)
August 1, 2016

Why Diversity and Equality Should Go Hand in Hand

Equality is one of those concepts that sounds simple (and should be simple), but in reality is quite complex. The same goes for diversity. And the real trick is not in achieving one or the other, but both.
July 19, 2016

Pax Ellevate Global Women’s Index Fund Outperforms Global Markets Over Two-Year Period

Fund invests in companies with gender diverse boards and management teams PORTSMOUTH, N.H. July 19, 2016 – Pax Ellevate Management LLC, investment adviser to the Pax Ellevate […]
June 6, 2016

Inside Philanthropy – Capital Women: 9 Gender Lens Investors to Know About

For their work on the issues of gender equality and investing in women, Pax Ellevate CEO Joe Keefe and Pax Ellevate Chair Sallie Krawcheck both earned […]
May 30, 2016

Morgan Stanley – “Putting Gender Diversity to Work: Better Fundamentals, Less Volatility”

Morgan Stanley, May 2016 The study found that companies with higher gender diversity delivered slightly higher ROE, had lower accruals and lower ROE volatility compared with […]
May 3, 2016

Bloomberg – For Southern Europe Returns, Drop the Macho and Embrace Feminism

Pax World Senior Vice President for Sustainable Investing Julie Gorte discusses how companies with more diverse boards outperform those with male-dominated boards, especially in southern Europe, […]
April 28, 2016

Sodexo – “Gender-Balanced Teams Linked to Better Business Performance: A Sodexo Study”

Sodexo, 2016 A 2016 Sodexo study examined the performance of 100 global companies and 50,000 managers in 80 countries and found that companies with 40-60 percent […]
April 20, 2016

Pax World Takes Action to Close Gender Pay Gap at U.S. Companies

Despite progress, recent reports indicate that the average woman in the U.S. still makes just 79 cents for every dollar a man earns and the pay […]
April 1, 2016

Mind the Pay Gap

Equal pay for equal work: it’s not just the law, it makes sense financially and ethically. But just because something is sensible doesn’t make it standard operating procedure. Every country in the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has a gender pay gap, ranging from Korea’s 36.6% pay gap to New Zealand’s 5.6%.1