As impact investors, a lot of emphasis is put on reviewing ESG (environmental, social, and governance) factors as they pertain to investments. ESG factors are what separate impact investments from traditional investment options. When reviewing options with their advisers, many new impact investors choose to focus on the first two
While countries around the world agree to partake in clean energy solutions, the United States government has made the startling decision to remove itself from global climate change and environmental sustainability efforts. Many of the recent administration changes have rolled back Obama-era policies positioned at reducing environmental carcinogens and pollution,
We believe in empowering our investment clients by allowing them to not only invest in companies that have strong environmental, social, and governance (ESG) standards but also to maintain advocacy by promoting change from within the organization. Owning at least one share of a company’s stock allows any one person,
Offer expires April 12, 2019. Why Open an IRA Let’s start with the basics. Anyone can contribute to an IRA, or individual retirement account, regardless of additional employer-sponsored retirement accounts, or 401k(s). As long as you make an income from your wages as an employee or business owner, you are
“Yes”, they say, “it sounds great, but I don’t want to lose money”. This is the biggest concern we hear from potential clients. They love the idea of investing with their values but are genuinely concerned over the common misconception that impact investments underperform when compared with traditional investment methods.