OVERLAND PARK, Kan .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Ecofin is proud to announce that Ecofin Global Water ESG Fund (EBLU) has been appointed ETF ESG / Impact of the year at the 2021 Mutual Fund and ETF Industry Awards from Fund Intelligence.
“We are delighted to have won this award which is a testament not only to the quality of our product, but also to the impact of capital investment on solving the global water crisis. Water is one of the most essential assets and the companies that manage, treat and distribute water are essential for economic growth and social stability, ”said Craig Fisher, Director of Strategic Relations and Head of ETFs . “We look forward to expanding our global sustainable water supply platform and continuing to facilitate positive changes for drinking water and the environment. ”
EBLU follows the Ecofin Global Water ESG indexSM , which is made up of companies that derive the majority of their income from activities related to the water industry and make conscientious efforts to have a positive impact on the world on the environmental, social level and with strong governance , and are ready to participate and benefit from the growth of the water industry. For more information on EBLU’s impact with direct exposure to water, the fund’s latest ratings, relatively low management fees and support for Water.org, click to visit the webpage or view the information sheet.
Source: Mutual Fund Industry & ETF Awards 2021. The annual ceremony took place virtually on October 14, 2021.
Mutual Fund and ETF Industry Allocation Methodology
Shortlists and winners are made up of individuals and companies who submit nominations or are nominated through the online submission process, as well as through recommendations from major market players. Judges use the entry material submitted, along with any additional information uploaded, to determine which company, person, or product they believe to be the most appropriate and deserving winners for each category. Judges have the discretion to move nominations to other categories they deem more appropriate.
The Asset Manager Sales, Marketing and Leadership Awards and Fund Manager Awards are presented by a panel of industry experts brought together by the editorial teams of Fund Intelligence and Fund Directions. Industry judges, who must declare any conflicts, bring their sector expertise to assess the shortlist of nominees and decide on the winners. A separate panel of industry experts judges ETF categories. Additional information can be obtained at https://www.mutualfundindustryawards.com/home.
About the Ecofin brand
Ecofin focuses on sustainable investments and is dedicated to uniting ecology and finance. Our mission is to generate strong risk-adjusted returns while maximizing the impact investors have on society. We are socially minded and ESG-minded investors, leveraging years of expertise in investing in sustainable infrastructure, energy transition, drinking water and the environment and social impact. Our strategies are accessible through a variety of investment solutions and seek to achieve positive impacts that align with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals by addressing pressing global issues regarding climate action, clean energy, l ‘water, education, health care and sustainable communities. Find out more at www.ecofininvest.com.
Water.org is an international non-profit organization that has positively transformed more than 30 million lives around the world through access to clean water or sanitation. Founded by Gary White and Matt Damon, Water.org is the pioneer of market-driven financial solutions to the global water crisis. For more than 25 years, they have provided hope for women, healthy children and a future for families. Learn more at https://water.org.
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TIS Advisors is the advisor to the Ecofin Global Water ESG Fund and is a registered investment advisor providing research-driven indices that can be used as a realistic basis for exchange traded products and thought leadership in the core asset universe. Its indices are intended to fill a gap in the market and to provide benchmarks and universes of investable asset classes for use by investment professionals, research analysts and industry executives to analyze the market. relative performance as well as to provide a basis for passively managed exchange traded products. Vident Investment Advisory, LLC acts as a sub-advisor to the Fund.
The investment objective, risks, costs and expenses of the fund should be carefully considered before investing. The summary and statutory prospectus contain this and other important information about the fund and can be obtained by calling 844-TR-INDEX (844-874-6339) or visiting www.ecofininvest.com. Read it carefully before investing.
Investing involves risks. The main loss is possible. Investing in the infrastructure and water management sector can significantly affect the value of the fund’s shares. Water companies are subject to environmental considerations, taxes, government regulations, price and supply fluctuations, competition, and water conservation influences.
Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
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