United Church Funds (UCF), a leading provider of investment management to churches and faith-based organizations, announced the launch of the Just World Fund, a fixed income impact fund that will enable churches and faith-based organizations to leverage their investable assets to address global economic justice, fair housing, human rights to water and nutrition, and solutions for environmental security. Founding investors of the fund are the United Church of Christ’s (UCC) Covenanted Ministries, UCC Church Building & Loan Fund and UCC Cornerstone Fund.

The Just World Fund seeks to balance healthy fixed income returns and optimize social impacts and will utilize domestic and global investment vehicles that invest in Community Development Finance Institutions, microfinance institutions and small-to-medium enterprises.

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