In this Issue

Charles Hamowy, CFP®, CPA/PFS – Editor In Chief

For the strength of the Pack is the Wolf,

And the strength of the Wolf is the Pack.

Rudyard Kipling – Jungle Book

A year like no other, indeed

When we first published the SII Digest and Podcast we could not have known the pivotal year we were about to experience.  It turns out we had plenty to talk about. The amalgamation of environmental, social, and corporate governance events has been truly epic. We could not be prouder of how our team took on the challenge.

Covid-19 continues as a backdrop of course. Many of the companies that are helping us to endure through both the pandemic and the fight against climate change seem to score higher on the ESG scale – and now, with more confidence, we see the values of their stocks reflecting this potential. There seems to be little doubt within the professional investment world that sustainability and social responsibility must be taken into consideration.

This edition focuses on the whole of this past year. What have we learned?   How far have we come?   What do we see ahead? In our SPOTLIGHT ON section, we asked experts from the industry to weigh-in on these questions.

The SII PODCAST hosted by Pat O’Neill, is a retrospective of the previous podcasts our first season – all 9 of them….

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The Socially Inspired
Investor Podcast

Season 1 – Recap episode

Hosted by Pat O'Neill
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Guest Article

The Future of ESG Investing

Aisha Williams, Founder & CEO at ImpactInvest
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Latest Articles

Basic Investing

Racial Justice Investing

Adam Hayes
Investopedia
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Basic Investing

Climate Finance

Jason Fernando
Investopedia
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Basic Investing

An ‘ESG-First’ Approach to Portfolio Construction

Jean-Maurice Ladure, Ashish Lodh
MSCI
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Spotlight On...

A Year Like No Other – What have we learned? How far have we come? What do we see ahead?

The Socially Inspired Investor Digest
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Spotlight On...

Based on the significant legislation recently passed by Congress that focuses on climate action. “What’s in the bill?”, “What does it allow us to do?” and “What still needs to be done?”

The Socially Inspired Investor Digest
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Spotlight On...

How is the nature of work changing as companies move toward a more socially and environmentally sustainable world?

The Socially Inspired Investor Digest
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ESG in Focus

MSCI Says Growth in ESG Outpaces Its Traditional Index Business

Leslie P. Norton
Barron's
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ESG in Focus

Goldman Sachs pledges $10 billion to change the lives of ‘One Million Black Women’

Lina Saigol
MarketWatch.com
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ESG in Focus

Seven ESG Trends to Watch in 2021

Martina Cheung
S&P Global
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Spotlight On...

A Year Like No Other – What have we learned? How far have we come? What do we see ahead?

The Socially Inspired Investor Digest
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ESG in Focus

MSCI Says Growth in ESG Outpaces Its Traditional Index Business

Leslie P. Norton
Barron's
Read
ESG in Focus

Goldman Sachs pledges $10 billion to change the lives of ‘One Million Black Women’

Lina Saigol
MarketWatch.com
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