Lowering Portfolio Risk with Corporate Social Responsability

By |2019-11-18T08:53:57-05:00November 18th, 2019|ESG, Research Insights, Factor Investing, Basilico and Johnsen, Academic Research Insight|

Lowering Portfolio Risk with Corporate Social Responsibility Clark, Krieger, and MauckJournal of Investing, February 2019A version of this paper can be found hereWant to read our summaries of academic finance papers? Check out our Academic Research Insight category What [...]

Costs and Benefits of ESG investing

By |2019-11-04T12:40:18-05:00November 4th, 2019|ESG, Research Insights, Factor Investing, Basilico and Johnsen, Academic Research Insight|

Responsible Investing: The Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) - Efficient Frontier Lasse Heje Pedersen, Shaun Fitzgibbons, and Lukasz PomorskiWorking PaperA version of this paper can be found hereWant to read our summaries of academic finance papers? [...]

ETFs vs Mutual Funds: Who wins? Investors. (Ryan Kirlin)

By |2019-10-01T13:15:32-04:00October 2nd, 2019|ESG, Podcasts and Video|

Here is a link to our podcast on Taylor Schulte's "Stay Wealthy" show. Without question, you have heard of Exchange Traded Funds, also commonly referred to as ETFs.It’s a complex topic so I brought in [...]

ESG Investing: Marketing or Substance? (Ryan Kirlin)

By |2019-09-19T08:22:34-04:00September 18th, 2019|ESG, Podcasts and Video|

Here is a link to our podcast on "The ETF Prime Podcast": ETF.com’s Drew Voros offers his perspective on ESG investing, including highlighting the example of Facebook. Tune to the ~22 minute mark to hear Alpha Architect’s Ryan [...]

Fama French Factors and ESG: The Good Minus Bad Factor

By |2019-06-17T08:27:56-04:00June 17th, 2019|ESG, Research Insights, Basilico and Johnsen, Academic Research Insight|

Integrating ESG in Portfolio Construction Roy Henriksson, Joshua Livnat, Patrick Pfeifer, and Margaret StumppJournal of Portfolio ManagementA version of this paper can be found hereWant to read our summaries of academic finance papers? Check out our [...]

Passive Sustainable Funds

By |2019-06-10T07:41:26-04:00June 10th, 2019|ESG, Basilico and Johnsen, Academic Research Insight|

Passive Sustainable Funds: the Global Landscape Hortense Bioy and Kenneth LamontThe Journal of Index Investing, 2018A version of this paper can be found hereWant to read our summaries of academic finance papers? Check out our Academic Research Insight category. [...]

Things to Consider for ESG Portfolio Construction

By |2019-05-20T10:46:26-04:00May 20th, 2019|ESG, Research Insights, Basilico and Johnsen, Academic Research Insight|

A Guide to ESG Portfolio Construction Michael Branch, Lisa R. Goldberg and Pete HandJournal of Portfolio ManagementA version of this paper can be found hereWant to read our summaries of academic finance papers? Check out our [...]