Library: Insights

All Investing has impact. Here we share how and why.

Environmental Pillar

Five Steps to Become an E-S-Genius

Lots of recent articles talk about the benefits of using ESG data to invest. But what does that mean in a practical sense? How does ESG help make better investment decisions? Whether your aim is sustainable investing or increased returns (or the sweet, sweet overlap of both), here are five resources to get you started.

May 8, 2017
Investment Management

New Investors Can Learn the Ropes Risk-Free

Dive into investing with Ustocktrain – a risk-free trading simulator for beginners. Using real-time market data and virtual currency, it’s a fun, safe way to learn trading and make informed decisions.

March 1, 2017
Investment Management

How Can Families Invest Responsibly?

Are you concerned with the footprint of your business or investments? Check out The ImPact to explore how simple changes in your investment strategy can have a wide impact on the world.  The site is pitched toward philanthropic families (and family offices) who are considering impact investing, but there’s good information for anyone who perceives

December 29, 2016
General ESG

Our Favorite Owls

Explore the symbolism of owls at OWL ESG – their keen vision, acute hearing, and wisdom reflect our approach to insightful decision-making. Dive into how these majestic birds inspire our work.

October 23, 2016
Investment Management

Should We Divest?

What’s the best strategy for creating positive impact? Institutions with a mandate to consider the environment struggle with controversy over whether to keep or sell investments in fossil fuels. Recently, University of Toronto President Meric S. Gertler took a stand, saying blanket divestment isn’t sustainable. Find out how the U of T will satisfy fiduciary responsibility

July 22, 2016
Investment Management

How do You Use ESG to Invest Wisely?

Check out the Fiduciary Talk podcast for an interview with OWL ESG cofounder Ben Webster, speaking with fi360’s Blaine Aiken about how ESG can improve investment decisions. Investors at all levels have become more interested in responsible investment practices, but sorting out what that means can be a real chore — even when you’re the

May 20, 2016

How can we help?

We work with all types of investment firms, corporations and fintech platforms around the world. Find out how OWL can meet your need for ESG data and analytics today.