Annual Invesco Global Factor Investing Study Finds Investors Are Continuing to Adopt Factors to Navigate the Inflationary Environment; Increased Demand for Fixed Income Factors

Over 50% of respondents believe the current market environment makes factor investing in fixed income more attractive 41% of respondents have increased allocations to factor strategies over past 12 months Most respondents (55%) are using factor allocations for risk and performance management 80% of institutional and retail respondents adjust theirContinue Reading

Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) Teams Up with PayPal, TELUS Pollinator Fund, and Visa Foundation to Launch Corporate Impact Investing Initiative

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN), in collaboration with PayPal, the TELUS Pollinator Fund for Good, and Visa Foundation, launched the GIIN’s corporate impact investing initiative and issued an open invitation to companies to engage and contribute. The new initiative aims to help corporations better deliver onContinue Reading

Use old plastic bottles in garden stock photo

svetikd / Modern investors looking to build portfolios that are both profitable and ethical incorporate non-financial criteria known as environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into their analysis of potential stock picks. The goal of ESG investing is to build a portfolio of companies that have demonstrated a commitmentContinue Reading

Issues of the Environment: Investing in the Ypsilanti area's ability to capture stormwater and adapt to a changing climate

Overview Washtenaw County recently received a large grant from National Fish and Wildlife Foundation to increase green infrastructure in Ypsilanti and Ypsilanti Township by building rain gardens, wild prairie pollinator gardens, and planting trees in community spaces The grant comes via the Southeast Michigan Resilience Fund, and there are sevenContinue Reading

Republicans wage war on environmental investing rules

A groundswell of Republicans in states across the U.S. are waging a war against environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing, framing the fight against the economic strategy as a stance against what they call liberal policies interfering in the free market. Prominent GOP figures including former Vice President Mike PenceContinue Reading

High-Yield Investing In A Rising Rate Environment

Dana D’Auria is Group President, Envestnet Solutions, and Co-Chief Investment Officer at Envestnet, and is responsible for wealth and asset management solutions across Envestnet’s ecosystem, including its research, overlay, direct indexing, sustainable investing, and retirement services as well as partnerships with exchanges and other wealth solutions providers. Dana isContinue Reading

Investing in the Next Generation of Tech Talent – The New Stack

Tech companies are experiencing an unparalleled — and well-publicized — talent shortage. Christina Hupy Christina is a senior education program manager at GitLab, where she leads the GitLab for Education Program. She brings over 20 years of experience to the intersection of teaching, learning and tech. She has a passionContinue Reading