December 11, 2018

Cornerstone Capital: Radically Practical Investing

We believe in a world where financial markets are a force for good. Where investment dollars are directed to companies whose way of doing business leads to a more sustainable future and irrefutable performance. And…

July 30, 2019

Unlocking Catalytic Capital for the Circular Economy

It seems clear that the "circular economy" is the only way forward for humanity.  In my view, adopting circular economy principles will combat our current crisis of waste – wasteful manufacturing, wasteful packaging, food…

May 28, 2019

Introducing Cornerstone’s Access Impact Framework

On May 20, we hosted a video webinar with Cornerstone's Katherine Pease and Craig Metrick , who provided an overview of our new impact measurement framework, the Access Impact Framework .…

what we do

Cornerstone Capital Group serves clients who want their investments to contribute to a more sustainable and inclusive world. We develop and manage custom investment strategies designed to achieve targeted societal impact without sacrificing financial performance. Our approach is distinguished by the depth and rigor of our manager due diligence, and by the integration of our thematic research work into that process.

Identify challenges and opportunities that may become material
Facilitate executive engagement with stakeholders on ESG issues
Conduct bespoke research projects to provide predictive insight
Develop and implement plans for aligned strategic or philanthropic investing
Research Reports
December 10, 2019
Climate ActionLife Below WaterLife on Land
Fighting the Sixth Mass Extinction

Human activities are causing a climate crisis, which is increasingly responsible for pushing various species of animals and plants closer to the edge ...

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Journal of Sustainable Finance & Banking
September 10, 2019
Climate Action
Climate Change and Systemic Financial Risk: Investing in the Fight

Cornerstone has just released two reports addressing the impacts of climate change. Our report No Place to Hide? Climate Change and Systemic Financial...

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In the News
September 25, 2019
CEO of Cornerstone Capital Group, Erika Karp, Receives 2019 Lewis Institute Centennial Social Innovator Award

NEW YORK, September 25, 2019 –  Cornerstone Capital Group  (“Cornerstone”), an SEC-registered investment advisor whose miss...

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