Domini Impact International Equity FundSM

The Domini Impact International Equity FundSM helps you access a world of investment opportunity, while using your investment dollars to encourage corporate responsibility. Investments in companies across Europe, the Asia-Pacific region, and throughout the rest of the world let you take advantage of broad international diversification with the convenience of one mutual fund.

Net Assets as of 06/30/23

Fund: $820.1 million
Investor shares:  $167.7 million

Daily Price (NAV)


Daily NAV Change

NAV as of 09/21/2023


Domini Impact Investments LLC


Wellington Management Company LLP

Inception Date




Portfolio Managers

David J. Elliott
Christoper Grohe

Annual Expense Ratio

Gross: 1.34%/Net: 1.34%
Per current prospectus

Front-End Sales Charge (Load)


Minimum Initial Investment

$2,500 for standard accounts
$1,500 for retirement accounts, custodial and educational accounts, and standard accounts opened with an automatic investment plan

Investment Strategy

The Fund invests in a diversified portfolio of primarily mid-to large-capitalization companies in Europe, the Asia-Pacific region, and throughout the rest of the world. It is managed through a two-step process designed to capitalize on the strengths of Domini Impact Investments and Wellington Management, the Fund’s Subadviser.

Guided by our Impact Investment Standards, Domini creates an approved list of companies based on our in-depth research and analysis of each company’s environmental and impact. Wellington constructs and manages a portfolio of Domini-approved companies using a quantitative stock-selection process.

The Fund may change any of the policies described above at any time.

Investor Shares Performance

FundYTD1 YR3 YR*5 YR*10 YR*
MSCI EAFE NR10.8717.926.054.144.93
Month-End Returns (%) as of 8/31/2023
FundYTD1 YR3 YR*5 YR*10 YR*
MSCI EAFE NR11.6718.778.934.395.41
Quarter-End Returns (%) as of 6/30/23
Calendar Year Returns (%)
Q2 20233.062.95
Q1 20237.888.47
Q4 202215.5617.34
Q3 2022-9.21-9.36
Q2 2022-17.56-14.51
Quarterly Returns (%)

*Average annual total returns.
Returns for periods of less than one year are not annualized.

Gross/Net Annual Expense Ratio1.34%/1.34% Per current prospectus.

Past performance is no guarantee of future results. The Fund’s returns quoted above represent past performance after all expenses. The returns reflect any applicable expense waivers in effect during the periods shown. Without such waivers, Fund performance would be lower. Investment return, principal value, and yield will fluctuate. Your shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Select the Performance Tab above for more complete performance information, including returns current to the most recent month-end, which may be lower or higher than the performance data quoted. See the prospectus for further information.

An investment in the Domini Impact International Equity Fund is not a bank deposit and is not insured. The Fund is subject to certain risks, including the loss of principal, foreign investing and emerging markets, geographic focus, country, currency, impact investing, portfolio management, and quantitative investment approach risks. Investing internationally involves special risks, such as currency fluctuations, social and economic instability, differing securities regulations and accounting standards, limited public information, possible changes in taxation, and periods of illiquidity. These risks may be heightened in connection with investments in emerging market countries. You may lose money. See the prospectus for more information on risk.

The performance above does not reflect the deduction of fees and taxes that a shareholder would pay on Fund distributions or the redemption of Fund shares. Total return is based on the Fund’s net asset values and assumes all dividends and capital gains were reinvested.

Although the Domini Impact International Equity Fund Investor shares are no-load, certain fees and expenses apply to a continued investment and are described in the prospectus.

The Morgan Stanley Capital International Europe, Australasia, and Far East Net Total Return USD Index (MSCI EAFE NR) is a market-capitalization weighted index representing the performance of large- and mid-capitalization companies in developed markets outside the United States and Canada. MSCI EAFE NR returns reflect reinvested dividends net of withholding taxes but reflect no deduction for fees, expenses or other taxes. Investors cannot invest directly in the MSCI EAFE NR.


Security NameWeight (%)
Novartis Ag Reg4.2
Novo Nordisk A/S B4.1
ASML Holding NV3.7
Fortescue Metals Group Ltd2.1
BNP Paribas2.1
GSK Plc2.0
Fast Retailing Co Ltd2.0
Intercontinental Hotels Group1.9
Hermes International1.7
Recruit Holdings Co Ltd1.6
Top Ten Portfolio Holdings as of 8/31/23
SectorWeight (%)
Health Care16.1
Consumer Discretionary13.5
Information Technology11.1
Consumer Staples8.7
Communication Services5.3
Real Estate5.1
GICS Sector Weightings as of 6/30/2023
PerformanceWeight (%)
United Kingdom12.6
United States3
Country Weightings as of 6/30/2023

The composition of the Fund’s portfolio is subject to change. The Domini Funds maintain portfolio holdings disclosure policies that govern the timing and circumstances of disclosure to shareholders and third parties of information regarding the portfolio investments held by the Funds.

The Global Industry Classification Standard (“GICS”) was developed by and is the exclusive property and a service mark of MSCI Inc. (“MSCI”) and Standard & Poor’s, a division of The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. (“S&P”) and is licensed for use by Domini Impact Investments. Neither MSCI, S&P nor any third party involved in making or compiling the GICS or any GICS classifications makes any express or implied warranties or representations with respect to such standard or classification nor shall any such party have any liability therefrom.

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Statistics*

PerformanceFundMSCI EAFE NR
Number of Holdings181798
Annual Turnover (as of July 31, 2022)**88%
Weighted-Average Market Cap ($M)58,71688,470
Median Market Cap ($M)10,30112,730
Price/Book Ratio1.5x1.7x
Price/Earnings Ratio (Trailing 12 Months)13.7x15.3x
Return on Equity (Trailing 12 Months)11.40%11.8%
Tracking Error (1-Year Projected)2.90%
Beta (1-Year Projected)1.05
Portfolio Statistics as of 6/30/23

* Source: Bloomberg Portfolio Risk & Analytics, except as noted by **.
All characteristics are as of June 30, 2023 unless otherwise noted.

Investor Profile

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Who should invest?

  • Investors seeking long-term growth of capital

Who should not invest?

  • Investors unwilling or unable to accept moderate to significant fluctuations in share price

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Annual Turnover is the lesser of purchases or sales for the trailing 12 months divided by the portfolio’s average trailing 13-month net asset values.

Price/Book Ratio is the weighted harmonic average of the price/book ratios of the stocks in the portfolio, which are the stocks’ most recent closing prices divided by their book value per share.

Price/Earnings Ratio is the weighted harmonic average of the price/earnings ratios of the stocks in the portfolio, which are the stocks’ most recent closing prices divided by their earnings per share over the trailing 12 months.

Return on Equity is the portfolio’s total net income less cash preferred dividends divided by the portfolio’s total common equity.

Tracking Error is the standard deviation of residual returns, which are the differences between fund’s projected returns and the index’s projected returns. Tracking error measures the degree of dispersion of fund returns around the index. Generally, the higher the tracking risk, the greater the active bets the manager has taken.

Beta is a measure of the volatility of a fund relative to its benchmark index. A beta greater (less) than 1 is more (less) volatile than the index.