Posts tagged as “shareholder engagement”

October 29, 2018
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Pax Refiles Pay Equity Proposal, Urges Oracle Shareholders To Vote “FOR”

Building on the strong support for Pax World Funds’ 2017 shareholder proposal on pay equity reporting at Oracle, we have re-filed it again this year. The […]
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.
May 14, 2018

Old Republic Shareholders Should Support Climate Change Proposal

Pax filed a shareholder resolution at Old Republic International Corporation, asking that the insurance company establish board oversight of risks and opportunities posed by climate change.
March 13, 2018

Pax World Funds Persuades Finance and Tech Companies to Close Gender Pay Gap

Sustainable Investment Firm Withdraws Pay Equity Shareholder Resolutions at Discover, HP and KeyCorp PORTSMOUTH, N.H. March 13, 2018 – Pax World Funds (Pax), a pioneer in […]
November 8, 2017

Oracle Shareholders Should Vote For Pay Equity Reporting

Pax World filed a shareholder resolution this year at Oracle, asking that the company prepare a report identifying whether there is a gender pay gap, and if so, what steps are being taken to reduce that gap.
October 24, 2017

Sustainability-Competent Boards are Risk-Competent Boards

To truly represent the interests of shareholders who are aware of the potential risks and opportunities posed by the various facets of sustainability, boards will need sustainability competence.
October 19, 2017

Silicon Valley Business Journal – Oracle’s board vows to fight gender pay request

In the SVBJ, reporter Luke Stangel discusses Pax World’s recent shareholder proposal for Oracle to release gender pay-equity data, along with Oracle’s response.
October 17, 2017

Financial Advisor – Two Firms Combine To Create A Leading Sustainable Investment Manager

In Financial Advisor, reporter Paul Ellis and Pax CEO Joe Keefe discuss the benefits of Pax World‘s pending acquisition by Impax Asset Management.
September 19, 2017

If You Think Education is Expensive, Try Ignorance: Investors and Climate Change

How individuals go about assessing their own appetites for risk is their business. What institutional investors do is everyone’s business.
September 11, 2017

New Opportunities, New Challenges

The earth’s climate is becoming warmer because of things we (humans) have done. Since the climate, along with the atmosphere and water, forms the infrastructure of our lives, climate change will affect us pervasively.