This year, Russian government’s invasion of Ukraine has brought conflict to the fore of the ethical investing conversation. Shareholders need to know whether the companies they invest in are prepared to respond to conflict and respect the human rights of all those affected.
The reshaping of an industry often starts with a question: What if? What if we invested our money in a way that reflected our values? Over thirty years ago, Amy Domini asked this question and began to rethink the premise of how we invest. She identified companies that cared about environmental sustainability and human dignity. … Continued
In 2021, we fine tuned our approach to corporate climate change policies and practices, cyberwarfare risk of sovereigns, and company efforts to address systemic racism. We asked our Strategic adviser, Steve Lydenberg, to give us a few highlights regarding these updates.
Women-led and impact leading Domini Impact Investments, sustainable investing isn’t a trend; it’s a tradition. CEO Carole Laible explains what’s ahead for sustainable investing in 2022—and why women are the ones that will continue to power its momentum.
Short answer? It’s a belief in a better world. ESG investing. Impact investing. Ethical investing. Socially responsible investing. What’s the difference between these terms, which are often used interchangeably by investors who want to create positive change? Our recent ESG survey (conducted in partnership with Kiplinger’s Personal Finance ), proved that even many established investors … Continued
Originally appeared in The Domini Funds 2021 Annual Report Amy Domini began her career as a stockbroker. She was fascinated when a client told her they wouldn’t invest in destructive mining operations. She listened when another told her they wouldn’t invest in tobacco companies. Or forestry operations. They wanted to invest in companies that helped … Continued
Originally appeared in the Domini Funds 2021 Semi-Annual Report Sometimes, the path to impact investing starts small. With a cigarette, for example. As you bear the pain of a lost loved one, you wonder: is my money invested in tobacco companies? The list may grow. Weapons. Even if you never buy one personally, are your … Continued
New York, NY, Tuesday, June 2, 2020 – Domini Impact Investments LLC, a U.S. pioneer in impact investing, has published the Domini Funds 2019 Impact Report , which highlights the firm’s achievements and explains how Domini works for its shareholders to create value for the planet and its people. Throughout 2019, the firm enhanced its … Continued