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A Green Financial Future – for OEC and everyone

What do you do when your money and your values are working against each other?That was the question that faced the employees of OEC when we took a closer look at our existing retirement plan. As a responsible employer, OEC offered a diversity of retirement investment options for our staff. Despite the variety, however, few of the available investment options were screened to ensure they match our values – values like protecting clean air, clean water and a healthy future for everyone.OEC started the process of taking a deeper look at our financial holdings when we moved our endowment fund to a set of investments that not only divests from ...

Values-Based Investing and Your Portfolio: Resources for Individuals

All investments have impact - both positive and negative. With new tools and resources, it is more possible than ever to create a strong alignment between your values and your financial investments. What’s more, it’s possible to engage in values-based investing without sacrificing investment return. Values-based investing can be a comprehensive approach to analyzing your portfolio, uncovering and removing newly recognized risks.Taking action: Impact Investing ChecklistValues-based investing, sometimes called “impact investing,” is an exciting journey that can encourage positive changes in companies, communities, and the environment locally ...