Matt Wagner, Vice President, Institutional Relationships, has prepared a fiduciary focus article that discusses the importance of maintaining a long-term focus on investment strategies, even during challenging and uncertain times. Read the article.
Over the last two years, there has been a spectacular increase in investments that focus on or include environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors. UCF has prepared a report that examines the recent explosion of ESG investing universally, as well as the ways in which UCF, on behalf of its clients, has participated in and contributed to that growth. Download and read the report.
UCF, alongside shareholder advocacy group, As You Sow, co-filed a shareholder resolution asking for more data on the effectiveness of American Express’s diversity and inclusion program. A strong 60% majority of shareholders voted in favor of the resolution at the recent annual general meeting.
UCF hosted a quarterly Town Hall meeting on May 4, 2021 to share a review of UCF’s investment performance, organizational updates and the latest in our responsible investing efforts. Access the Town Hall recording recording, presentation slides and poll results!
UCF, along with its organizational partners that make up the Investors for Opioid and Pharmaceutical Accountability (IOPA), recently announced notable wins from 88 shareholder resolutions filed in the past three years. Read more about the accomplishments.
UCF is pleased to share its 2020 Annual Report. Join us as we reflect on a year spent strengthening our commitment to racial equity, increasing impact and supporting our clients’ mission through responsible investing initiatives.
UCF recently appointed Channing Capital, a minority-owned firm, as a Small Cap Fund Manager. Stacey Pettice, UCF Executive of Institutional Relationships, sat down with Wendell Mackey, Founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer, to discuss Channing Capital’s investment strategies and his view on responsible investing.