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ESG (environmental, social and governance) research is an integral component of the firm’s investment process, providing multiple lenses to help locate hidden business risks and opportunities that may not be apparent from traditional fundamental financial analysis alone. This issue of the Parnassus Digest discusses how ESG research can be grounded in responsible investing principles and, at the same time, enhance investment decisions.
The Green Bond market has grown exponentially since its inception in 2008, providing investors with vehicles that both offer a return on capital and support environmental causes. In this issue of the Parnassus Digest, Portfolio Manager Samantha D. Palm discusses the evolution of Green Bonds.
The Parnassus Endeavor Fund (PARWX) – one of the first thematic Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) funds in the U.S. – turns 10 in 2015. In this Parnassus Digest, Maria Kamin, ESG Research Manager, discusses the fossil-fuel free screen that was added to the strategy and the importance of good workplaces as part of the investment philosophy.
In this issue of the Parnassus Digest, Senior Research Analyst Minh T. Bui discusses two companies that provide equipment and services necessary to address the growth of the water industry.
In this Parnassus Digest, Samantha will discuss changes in the fixed-income market and in the Parnassus Fixed-Income Fund, as well as opportunities in this market for the future.