Recent News

May 18, 2017

Cornerstone and IRRCi Publish Benchmark Report on Retail Automation

6 to 7.5 MILLION U.S. RETAIL JOBS AT RISK DUE TO AUTOMATION  Women and Working Poor Most Likely to Become “Stranded Workers”  Webinar on June 8th at 1 PM ET to Review Findings  NEW YORK, NY, May 18, 2017 – A new analysis finds that 6 to 7.5 million retail jobs likely will be automated… Read more »

May 15, 2017

Seeking Global Thematic Research Analyst

The position of Global Thematic Analyst operates within the Research Team at Cornerstone Capital, Inc. and reports to the Head of Corporate Governance, Engagement and Research.  The Research Team produces thematic investment research and other content in support of the business goals of the Cornerstone Capital’s wealth management and corporate advisory business lines.  The position… Read more »

May 12, 2017

Cornerstone Capital Names M. Randall Strickland as Director and Client Relationship Manager

Cornerstone Capital, Inc., is pleased to announce that M. Randall Strickland has joined the firm as a Director and Client Relationship Manager for Cornerstone Capital Investment Advisory (CCIA). Randall will be responsible for supporting CCIA’s clients in investment policy planning, ESG and impact investing integration, strategy and investment manager selection. He will be a primary… Read more »

March 22, 2017

Our Comments to the SEC on the CEO/Worker Pay Ratio Rule

Because our investor clients seek to invest for the long term, we have a strong interest in urging corporate disclosures that enable investors to evaluate risks and make decisions that will affect the long-term health of our clients’ portfolios. Our corporate clients believe that meaningful disclosure that communicates how they are managing environmental, social and governance matters helps them to attract long-term capital.

March 15, 2017

Superbugs & Super Risks: The Investment Case for Action

“Increasing rates of antibiotic resistance pose a major threat to human health worldwide. The implications for the investment sector are also substantial. Left unchecked, by 2050 drug-resistant infections could be claiming 10 million lives annually and wiping $100 trillion from global GDP.”

March 8, 2017

Cornerstone’s Karp Featured in New Bloomberg Report

March 8, 2017– Marking International Women’s Day, Bloomberg issues a report today called “Women in Finance: Where in the World is Gender Equality Gaining Ground?” Cornerstone CEO Erika Karp is among the women featured in the report. Click here to read the report.

March 2, 2017

CalPERS Request for Information Another Clear Sign of ESG Support

Craig Metrick, Cornerstone Capital’s Director of Manager Due Diligence, was quoted in an article in Fundfire, discussing the latest development in ESG investing from CalPERS…

February 23, 2017

Seeking Experienced Client Portfolio Manager (CPM) / Business Development Specialist

Cornerstone Capital Group seeks a Client Portfolio Manager (CPM)/Business Development specialist to support our CCIA business. The position will be located in New York City and work closely with our Chief Investment Officer and Research & Operations Departments on all aspects of the sales cycle, from lead generation to closing and retention as a relationship manager, for new and existing clients

January 12, 2017

Cornerstone’s Craig Metrick to Serve as Chair of US SIF Board of Directors

Cornerstone Capital Group is pleased to announce that Craig Metrick has been elected to serve as Chair of the Board of Directors of US SIF: The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment. US SIF’s 14-member board provides strategic guidance to advance sustainable, responsible and impact investing across all asset classes. Previously, Craig served two terms on the US SIF Board, on the Executive, Membership and Education Committees; he was also a Trustee of the staff-defined contribution plan.

December 19, 2016

The Role of Faith in Impact Investing: A Conversation

On December 15 Cornerstone Capital Group hosted a discussion with Avi Deutsch, co-founder of LAVAN, a global community bringing together Jewish values and the power of business to repair the world.