Recent News

June 8, 2017

Cornerstone Capital Group Releases Colorado Impact Report

Denver, CO, June 8, 2017: Cornerstone Capital Group is pleased to announce the release of the Colorado Impact Report: A Web of Place-Based Impact Investing and Community Wealth-Building Opportunities. This new report, co-produced by Cornerstone Capital’s Chief Investment Officer, Phil Kirshman, and Katherine Pease of KP Advisors (who will join the Cornerstone Capital team as… Read more »

June 5, 2017

Leaders in U.S. Economy Say “We Are Still In” on Paris Climate Agreement

Cornerstone Capital Group is proud to be a signatory to the “We Are Still In” statement Washington DC – Over 1,000 U.S. governors, mayors, businesses, investors, and colleges and universities, representing the broadest cross section of the American economy yet assembled in pursuit of climate action, today declared their intent to continue to ensure the… Read more »

June 1, 2017

Cornerstone Capital Group Names Katherine Pease as Director of Impact Investing

Cornerstone Capital is pleased to announce the addition of Katherine Pease to our Investment Advisory team. Katherine joins as Director of Impact Investing. In this new position, Katherine will help guide our clients in constructing impact investing strategies and sourcing investment opportunities, and will contribute to ongoing relationship management and impact measurement.  She will also support… Read more »

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…