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New Report Says Institutional Investors Are Making Room for Sustainable Investments

Bright Harbor Advisors, LLC (Bright Harbor) today released the 2018 Bright Harbor Global Limited Partner Sustainable Investing Report (Report), which looks at the current perspective of global institutional investors on sustainable investing and primarily focused on the alternatives investments asset…

CNote Hits a High Note, Celebrates Multi-Milestone Year

CNote Hits a High Note, Celebrates Multi-Milestone Year

CNote, a women-led financial technology company, announced that over the past year, they'd hit multiple milestones on the road to creating a more inclusive economy in America. The California-based fintech startup, whose overarching mission is to close the wealth gap…

VAR Capital Publishes Whitepaper on Implementing Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) in Investment Portfolios

VAR Capital today published a paper outlining the challenges and the process of designing and implementing Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) in client portfolios. Vikash Gupta, VAR Capital Managing Director, said, "Clients are now demanding asset management companies to have a view…

Urban Advisors and Calvert Impact Capital Announce the Launch of the UP Community Fund; Fund to Provide Loans to Entrepreneurs of Color in the Southeastern US

​Calvert Impact Capital (formerly Calvert Foundation), the mission-driven investor dedicated to creating a more equitable and sustainable world, and Urban Advisors, a mission-driven fund manager, today announced the launch of the UP Community Fund, a new impact investing vehicle designed…

Beyond Capital Continues To Add To Growing Portfolio With Farmers Pride

NAIROBI, KENYA – Beyond Capital is pleased to announce its recent investment in Farmers Pride, a Kenya-based social enterprise that provides last-mile delivery of agricultural inputs and services to smallholder farmers, with the aim of improving their income, productivity and…

Community Development Solomon Hess SBA Loan Fund Receives Highest Possible Credit Quality Rating From Moody's

Community Development Solomon Hess SBA Loan Fund Receives Highest Possible Credit Quality Rating From Moody's

​Solomon Hess Capital Management (“Solomon Hess”), announced today that its flagship CRA-eligible SBA Loan Fund received a Aaa-bf bond fund rating from Moody’s Investor Services.  This rating is based on Moody’s assessment of the creditworthiness of the portfolio and is…

The Builders Fund Acquires Significant Stake in MPOWERD Inc.

MPOWERD Inc., a category leader in portable clean energy products, and The Builders Fund LP, a private equity firm that invests in high-growth, purpose-driven businesses that generate both social/environmental benefit and attractive financial returns (“Builders”), announced today that Builders has…

Calvert Foundation Becomes Calvert Impact Capital

Today, Calvert Social Investment Foundation (“Calvert Foundation”) announced it has renamed to Calvert Impact Capital to better align with its current work and vision. The new name maintains a connection to the non-profit investment firm’s rich 22-year history while looking…

EMM Wealth Provides Professional Insights, Expertise for NYC Conference Program Directors

EMM Wealth Provides Professional Insights, Expertise for NYC Conference Program Directors

Executives at EMM Wealth, a multi-family office in New York City, have been asked to speak at a variety of conferences on topics that address the interests and concerns of their private clients and other sophisticated individuals. ·      On July…

American Homeowner Preservation CEO Jorge Newbery Speaking at the TBLI Conference Nordic

Jorge P. Newbery, founder and CEO of American Homeowner Preservation (“AHP”), will be a featured speaker at the TBLI Conference Nordic 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden.  The conference, which takes place on September 28th and 29th, highlights investment opportunities in ESG…

Mutual Funds Rated by Social Impact

Real Impact Tracker (New York, NY) today unveils the new Real Impact Fund Rating, scoring the relative environmental and social impact of 60+ US mutual funds and ETFs, just as financial institutions are seeing "more investors interested in sustainable investing."As…

Inspire ETFs Earn Place With Multi-Billion Dollar Money Managers

Inspire ETFs Earn Place With Multi-Billion Dollar Money Managers

Inspire Investing is thrilled to make the cut with multi-billion dollar, money managers like Frontier Asset Management and Sawtooth Solutions. Other recent Inspire adopters include Howard Capital Management ($700 million AUM), Virtue Capital Management ($200 million AUM), and Creative Financial…

DRI Fund (“DRI”) Announces Success of Loan Origination Program Focused on Providing Financing to Underserved Communities

DRI is certified by the US Department of Treasury as a Community Development Financial Institution ("CDFI"). To earn CDFI certification, DRI Fund provides direct financing to those most in need through its affordable housing initiatives in low and moderate income…

TFC Financial Management Launches Sustainable and Responsible Investment Strategy

TFC Financial Management (TFC), an independent, majority employee-owned registered investment advisory and financial planning firm has announced the launch of its Sustainable and Responsible Investment Strategy (SRI). “Our clients, their families and prospective clients are increasingly expressing interest in SRI…

Calvert Foundation Announces $8 Million Investment in MyStrongHome

​Calvert Foundation today announced the closing of an $8 million financing round for MyStrongHome, a first-of-its-kind company that combines specialized climate-resilient construction, insurance and financing to mitigate risk and increase safety and security for families in vulnerable coastal communities. The…

Calvert Foundation Announces Capital Aggregation Investment Business

Calvert Foundation, one of the world’s leading financial institutions focused on building a more efficient impact marketplace by providing flexible capital at scale to a diversified, global portfolio of mission-driven organizations, today announced a new business line, Capital Aggregation. The…

MASTERCLASS: Impact Investing – Searching for Alpha

MASTERCLASS: Impact Investing – Searching for Alpha

As the practice of impact investing moves from niche to mainstream, Asset TV gathered a panel of experts to debate the future of this maturing industry in the most recent edition of MASTERCLASS. The educational program featured five speakers who…

ARC Fiduciary Signs Up to the Principles for Responsible Investment, Supports a Sustainable Approach to Institutional Investment Management

ARC Fiduciary, the New York based alternative investment firm focused on sustainable approaches to investment management, today announced that it has signed up to the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). The PRI’s six principles for responsible investment include a commitment…

Social enterprise 1mpact Revolution gets ready to impress investors

Seven months after having successfully launched the proof of concept, 1mpact Revolution's innovative platform is now ready to cause larger ripples in the world of fundraising. The company achieved a major milestone by providing its proprietary online shopping technology platform…

High Water Women to Hold Fourth Symposium on Impact Investing

High Water Women (HWW), the not for profit volunteer organization with a focus on empowering women and youth, is holding its fourth annual Symposium on Impact Investing in New York at the City of New York Graduate Center, on October…

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