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Separate Account Managers in Sustainable and Responsible Investing

Strategy Profile:
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Assets Under Management (AUM): $25M (in US$ millions)

Required Minimum: $250,000

Benchmark used: Wilderhill Clean Energy Index

Strategy type: Equity Mid-Small Cap

Strategy description: TerraVerde Capital Partners LP is a hedge fund of funds that was launched July 2009. The Fund manages a diversified portfolio of hedge fund strategies that focuses on the supply chain of sustainability. In the investment approach is to allocate capital to hedge fund strategies that focus on reducing the effect of climate change and greenhouse gas emissions. Strategies include: clean tech, renewable energy, water and waste water, agriculture, and transmission and transportation. This focused approach allows investors to participate in the early stage of a long term paradigm shift to sustainability, a transition driven by 2 dynamic factors: the dramatic growth of global populations and the rising pressure on natural resources. TerraVerde Capital Partners LP has been designed for accredited high net worth and institutional investors who are looking to achieve positive performance results and and diversification from the traditional equity and debt markets. For investors interested in fossil free alternatives, TerraVerde Capital Managers do not invest in either oil companies or coal companies.

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Institution Name:
TerraVerde Capital Management LLC

Approach to Sustainable & Responsible Investment: TerraVerde Capital Management LLC manages a hedge fund of funds, TerraVerde Capital Partners LP that was launched July 2009. The Fund allocates capital to a wide range of strategies in the supply chain of sustainability that reduces climate change and greenhouse gas emissions. Long/short hedged strategies include:clean tech, renewable energy, agriculture, water and waste water, and transmission and transportation. Since inception, our portfolio has been designed as a fossil free portfolio for accredited institutional and high net worth investors. This focused approach allows investors to participate in the early stage of a long term paradigm shift to sustainability with a transition driven by 2 dynamic factors: the dramatic growth of global populations and the rising pressure on natural resources causes by climate change.

Total AUM in SRI: $$5,000,000M (in US$ millions)

Research conducted: Internally

Researcher name: Richard Bookbinder

Contact info:
1345 Avenue of the Americas 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10105
United States
Phone: 646-293-3765
Email: rsb@terraverdecap.com
Web: http://terraverdecap.com/ (Opens in a new window)

 

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Environment

  • Climate / Clean Technology: Combination of Positive and Restricted/Exclusionary Strategies - Our Fund focuses on investment strategies that target reducing climate change and greenhouse gas emissions. Climate change and clean tech investment is the main focus to our investment approach.
  • Pollution / Toxics: Restricted/Exclusionary Investment
  • Other Environmental: Positive Investment - Our Fund focuses on investments in clean tech and reneable energy

Social

  • Sudan: No Investment

Governance

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      Other

      • Shareholder Engagement - Shareholder Resolutions: Filed or co-filed with companies on environmental, social or governance issues
      • Proxy Voting: Actively voted by my institution for this investment strategy in support of environmental, social or governance issues in accordance with formal guidelines

       

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