High Impact Investing

Sustainable Investing

Where Making Money - Meets Making a Difference

  • Would you be interested in aligning your values with your investment portfolio if you did not have to sacrifice your investment performance objectives?

  • Have you ever looked at the companies you own in your investment portfolio and not liked the names of those companies, and wish you could do something different?

  • With our High Impact Portfolios you can aim to align your investments with your social and environmental values. Our High Impact Portfolios are comprised of stocks, bonds, mutual funds and Exchange Traded Funds that can serve as a cornerstone of a well balanced portfolio. Our High Impact Portfolios have a dual objective of providing competitive returns while making a positive impact on society and the environment. What is High Impact Investing?

  • High impact investing is a strategy that strives to align your personal values with your investments while making a positive social and environmental impact. This can also be done for investment funds of Non-Profit organizations and Foundations to match and support their missions.

  • Sustainable or Socially Responsible Investing incorporates ESG analysis. ESG stands for Environmental, Social and Governance.

Why High Impact Investing

Preference and performance. There is a growing base of evidence that suggests companies that are environmentally sustainable, and have positive screens for corporate governance and diversity in executive leadership outperform funds that do not share this focus.1

At The Wealth Consulting Group, we are hearing from our clients that they prefer to invest in companies that are making a positive difference in the world. We believe our High Impact Investment portfolios support all these objectives. We help clients set and implement clear goals aligned with their needs, values, and objectives. We strive to be a leader in sustainable and responsible investing.

High Impact ESG Performance

"High sustainability companies significantly outperform their counterparts over the long-term, both in terms of stock market and accounting performance."1

1 "The impact of a Corporate Culture of Sustain-ability on Corporate Behavior and Performance." Harvard Business School, R. Eccles, I. Ioannou, G. Serfeim, 25 November, 2011/2012

The chart below shows ESG indices performance versus the performance of its comparable traditional indices.

PAX World Investments                                                          TIAA Social Responsibility

Trillium Asset Management                                                   Community Capital Management

BlackRock Impact                                                                   UN Principles for Responsible Investment

Global Impact Investing Network                                          University of Cambridge Investment Leaders Group

US SIF: 2016 Impact of Sustainable and Responsible Investment Report

WCG Wealth Advisors, The Wealth Consulting Group and LPL Financial are not affiliated with the above named entities.

For more information, feel free to download High Impact Performance brochure