Smarter Money

How to invest sustainably with a robo-advisor

ImpactAlpha, November 30 – Robo-advisors are online financial advisors that manage investments primarily using computer algorithms underpinned by the Modern Portfolio Theory. Typically,

How to find a socially-responsible bank

ImpactAlpha, November 15 – It’s no secret that many traditional banks use customer deposits to fund companies in industries that may not align

What’s on at SOCAP 2020

ImpactAlpha, Oct. 19 – ‘Radical change’ is a fitting theme for this year’s SOCAP, which kicks off virtually today on computer screens everywhere.

Laggards get booted from ESG club

ImpactAlpha Sept. 29 – S&P Global dropped companies generating more than 5% of their revenues from thermal coal from its environmental, social and

Daimler joins Europe’s green bond parade

ImpactAlpha, September 8 – German automaker Daimler has issued a €1 billion ($1.2 billion), 10-year bond to transition to clean cars. Daimler’s bond

Corporate impact face-off: Novartis vs Sanofi

Impak Battles, an ImpactAlpha series with impak, a Montreal-based impact ratings agency, assesses the positive and negative impact of corporate operations. Each month,