The Disconnect Between Sustainable Lifestyles and Sustainable Investments

Oct 5, 2018 - Impact Investing by

“Wealthy investors are motivated by sustainable values, yet many don’t apply them to investment decisions.”1 It has become more common for affluent investors to incorporate sustainability into their lifestyles.  These new behaviors include recycling and using natural household cleaners, making large scale environmentally friendly purchases such as solar panels and […]

The Adoption of Impact/ESG Strategies in 401(k) Plans

Sep 14, 2018 - 401(k) by

Adoption of Sustainable Investing (SI) strategies, or those that integrate Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) goals, has seen considerable growth in defined contribution (DC) plans. This growth has been primarily fueled by an increased appetite from participants, interest from plan sponsors to align DC menus with their corporate values, and […]

A Closer look at CCM’s Impact/ESG Investments and how they Positively Support Affordable Housing and Seniors/the Disabled

Aug 30, 2018 - affordable housing by

Housing is critical to quality of life, especially for older adults. A 2014 report released by the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies and AARP Foundation discusses how America’s older population is experiencing unprecedented growth, but the country is not prepared to meet the housing needs of this aging group.