Investing in Racial Equity

Learning the Basics: 

Read through a quick guide to some fundamental concepts in investing for racial equity: 

Investing in Racial Equity: A Primer for University & College Endowments

Intended to be a catalyst for conversation and action on racial equity for fiduciaries of university endowments and provide a roadmap for endowments at different points in their journey on next steps.

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How Investments Drive Injustice and What Investors Can Do About It 

Transform Finance presents an approach to action across all holdings for investors concerned with racial justice. 

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Investing to Advance Racial Equity

Cornerstone Capital's report on how investors can contribute to the narrowing of economic disparities by investing in communities of color.

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Racial Equity Investing: The Time Is Now

Cambridge Associates highlights puts forward three actions investors can take to address the inequities inherent in our society.

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Racial Equity Investing: Opportunities for Impact & Alpha

Glenmede's paper reports on the state of the racial equity investing market in the U.S. with a specific focus on investments that aim to provide competitive, market-rate returns. 

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IEN Curated Resources: 

Publications & articles

A library of publications and articles IEN has developed on racial equity 

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Webinars and online workshops 

Recordings of webinars that IEN has hosted on racial equity 

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Access event summaries and panel recordings on racial equity 

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Collection of thought leadership by network members and partners on racial equity 

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IEN Working Groups and Initiatives 

Join IEN's Working Groups focused on advancing racial equity 

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Act for Impact:

Take Action on Racial Equity

See what investors can do to take action on racial equity

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