- www.appleseedcapital.comChicago, IL
Appleseed Capital is the institutional arm of Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Management, a Chicago based asset manager founded in 1990, with over $800 million in assets under management. Appleseed Capital strategies employ a go-anywhere value approach that integrates Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) criteria. Our primary investment goal has always been the preservation of capital, balanced against generating attractive rates of return over the long-term. We consider ourselves to be risk-averse investors, and we focus as much time and energy avoiding downside risk as we do generating positive returns for our investors.
- www.calvert.comBethesda, MD
Established in 1976, Calvert is a diversified investment management firm serving individual and institutional investors. Offers a wide array of products, including more than 40 equity and fixed income mutual funds, workplace retirement options, and a national 529 college savings program. Recognized as a leader in taxable bond investing, Calvert also manages the largest family of mutual funds in the U.S. that feature integrated environmental, social, and governance research.
- www.ccmfixedincome.comWeston, FL, United States
Community Capital Management, Inc. (CCM) was established in 1998 and is an SEC Registered Investment Advisor. CCM manages the CRA Qualified Investment Fund which invests in high credit quality, market-rate fixed-income securities that finance community and economic development. The core economic activities supported by these investments include affordable homeownership and rental housing, environmentally sustainable initiatives, job creation and training programs, and neighborhood revitalization
- www.greencentury.comBoston, MA
Environmentally responsible mutual funds founded by nonprofit advocacy organizations. The Balanced Fund invests in the stocks and bonds of companies with clean environmental records. The Equity Fund invests in the stocks of the environmentally and socially responsible MSCI KLD 400 Social Index. The Funds are committed to shareholder activism as a critical component of responsible investing.
- www.nb.comNew York, NY
Mutual funds where the portfolio managers believe that sound practices in areas like employment and the environment can have a positive impact on a company's bottom line. They look for companies that meet value investing criteria and also show a commitment to uphold or improve their standards of corporate citizenship.
- www.newalternativesfund.comMelville, NY, United States
Socially responsible mutual fund emphasizing alternative energy and the environment (established 1982). Investments include: wind, solar and geothermal energy, biofuels, run-of-river hydro, fuel cells, energy conservation, clean water, natural foods, and pollution control. Excludes: weapons, animal testing, and nuclear power. See our track record and list of investments.
- www.parnassus.comSan Francisco, CA
At Parnassus Investments, we invest responsibly to build wealth for our clients. We select businesses that we believe have increasingly relevant products or services, sustainable competitive advantages and quality management teams for our high conviction portfolios. Every investment we make must meet rigorous fundamental and environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria.
- www.paxworld.comPortsmouth, NH
Pax World Management LLC, investment adviser to Pax World Funds, is a pioneer in the field of sustainable investing. Pax World integrates environmental, social and governance (ESG) research into its investment process to better manage risk and deliver competitive long-term investment performance. For over 45 years, Pax World has made it possible for investors to align their investments with their values and have a positive social and environmental impact. Today, its platform of sustainable investing solutions includes a family of mutual funds, as well as separately managed accounts.
- www.sentinelinvestments.comMontpelier, VT, United States
Sentinel Investments is a Vermont-based active asset manager, and in our business we understand what responsible corporate citizenship means -- dedication to our environment, our communities, and our shareholders. Our time-tested approach to sustainable investing blends sound investment principles and environmental, social, and governance analysis, linking sustainable and responsible business practices with financial performance.