Greetings, ImpactAlpha readers! Featured: The Impact Alpha A minister’s call for moral, as well as economic, revival. A faith-based campaign of nonviolent civil disobedience may seem a long distance from the more genteel concerns of impact investors and entrepreneurs, ImpactAlpha’s David Bank writes in his latest column. Fifty years after the assassination of Martin Luther

The Dallas-based non-profit investment manager Impact Shares is partnering with YWCA Metropolitan Chicago and the NAACP on two social-justice exchange-traded funds, bundles of stocks listed on a stock exchange. The Impact Shares YWCA Women’s Empowerment ETF will focus on public companies committed to women’s empowerment through health or workplace advancement. The Impact Shares NAACP Minority

Greetings, Agents of Impact! Welcome to ImpactAlpha’s weekly “follow the talent” roundup of impact investing career moves, job openings, events and opportunities. Help the growing ImpactAlpha community follow your talent: Send job moves, mandates, event announcements and other news to (or simply reply to this email). – Dennis Price, editorial director Agent of Impact Clara

Greetings from Mérida, Agents of Impact! Featured: ImpactAlpha Original Second wave – and second funds – for Latin America impact fund managers. You have an investment thesis, a deal pipeline and a committed set of limited partners. You’ve overcome biases against impact investing, emerging markets and – especially – first-time fund managers. You’ve closed your

ImpactAlpha, September 24 – As U.N. Week gets underway in New York, nonprofit investment manager Impact Shares has rolled out a Sustainable Development Goals-aligned exchange traded fund (ETF) on the New York Stock Exchange. It is the third impact-focused ETF Impact Shares has launched this year. Impact Shares partnered with the Rockefeller Foundation and the

ImpactAlpha, July 18 – Impact Shares, a non-profit investment manager based in Dallas, partnered with the NAACP late last year to develop an investment vehicle to simultaneously create higher-impact mainstream investment opportunities and create a funding stream for the NAACP. The exchange traded fund, which trades with the ticker NACP, is going live on the

Greetings, ImpactAlpha readers! #Featured: ImpactAlpha Original Complicit: Where are impact investors as the tax bill transfers wealth to the rich? Talk about a meme whose time has come. “Complicit” is the word of the year, according to, which made the selection even before the last few holdouts among Senate Republicans traded their votes for