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Seeking competitive returns while making a positive impact
With a dual objective of providing competitive returns and making a positive impact, these funds seek to promote broader economic development, positive social outcomes and a healthier environment.
We evaluate investments based on the following factors:
May include climate impact, energy consumption, waste management and natural resources.
May include employee engagement, labor relations, human rights practices, product safety and community impact.
May include management structure, board accountability and independence, executive compensation, audits and internal controls, and shareholder rights.
Seeking better outcomes for our communities, the planet and you, as investors.
Enhances long-term performance and manages risk.
Using our influence with companies and issuers to help them innovate and operate more effectively.
ImpactInvest in opportunities with direct, measurable outcomes in public and private markets, such as affordable housing and low carbon.
We are a leader in this space
|TIAA is a mong the||top 10||largest U.S. fund managers of responsible investments.1|
|We manage over||$21 billion||in responsible investment products.2|
|Investors rely on our over||5 decades||spent championing responsible investing and helping build a better world.|
|Our fund expenses are||less than half||of our competitors’ on average.3|
|TIAA was one of the||1st||to launch a dedicated ESG product, the CREF Social Choice Account.|
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