How we invest
Seeking competitive returns while making a positive impact
TIAA's expertise, innovation and resources have enabled Nuveen, the investment manager of TIAA, to establish a leadership position in responsible investing: promoting broader economic development, positive social outcomes and a healthier environment. Read more about this approach.
How Nuveen invests responsibly
At Nuveen, responsible investing is more than a philosophy; it is an essential part of our history and our future. We believe that three principles are critical to unlocking investment potential:
We consider environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors in our investment research and decisions.
We use our influence with companies to help improve ESG management, performance and disclosure.
We work to drive positive environmental and social outcomes through our investing practices.
Responsible investing by the numbers
With nearly 5 decades of responsible investing leadership, Nuveen, the investment manager of TIAA, has a history of investing by example.1
|$1T+||$4.4B+||30+ Years of|
|In assets committed to UN Principles for RI2||Invested for public |
|Impact investing experience4|
|In private market investments in our Social Impact investing porfolio3||In ESG-focused |
|Partner of the year sustained excellence awards -- EPA Energy Star5|
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