Sound & Sustainable Investment Management


April 3, 2018

Figure 8 Joins Investor Action on Gun Violence

Figure 8 has joined 142 institutional investors, collectively representing US$ 634BN in assets, calling on corporations to take action to ensure that they are not indirectly […]
November 20, 2017

Figure 8’s 3Q’17 Market Commentary

Another Quarter of Solid Gains Quarterly Commentary 3Q’17 The stock markets again delivered positive returns for the 3rd quarter of 2017, continuing the trends we’ve throughout […]
November 20, 2017

Figure 8, Social Impact and Humanics at Fresno State

Our Monday night SOC 186 class has had the pleasure of having Lisa Cooper CFA, CFP of Figure 8 Investment Strategies be our guest speaker/lecturer/presenter twice […]
November 20, 2017

Oliver Russell’s Changemakers interviews Lisa Leff Cooper

Lisa Cooper has been working at the intersection of economics and social justice for most of her career. Today, she’s the founder of Figure 8 Investment Strategies, […]
April 12, 2017

Figure 8’s 1Q’17 Quarterly Comments

The Markets Year-to-Date: Not Exactly What You’d Expect Written by Lisa Cooper, President & Founder The stock market started off with a bang for 2017, with […]
March 8, 2017

Figure 8 Speaks Out Against White House’s Reconsideration of Conflict Minerals Rule

If you’ve been skimming headlines on the new administration you’re aware that many regulations are under coming under intense scrutiny from legislators. One of them is section 1502 of […]
March 2, 2017

Investors Urge Banks To Support Rerouting Dakota Access Pipeline

Figure 8 has joined more than 130 investors, representing over $685 billion in assets under management, to call upon banks financing the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) to address […]
February 27, 2017

Idaho Business Review story: Financial advising firm builds team through refugee program

Lisa Cooper, founder of Figure 8 Investment Strategies, has built her staff of five almost entirely of immigrants and refugees. She believes their diverse experience and […]
February 26, 2017

Quarterly Commentary 4Q ’16

Quarterly Commentary 4Q’16 The Current Context: Unpresidented The 4th Quarter of 2016 brought one surprise after another and indeed, it seems our world has tipped.  Donald […]
February 25, 2017

Figure 8 is proud to be allies with Chobani as a member of Partnership for Refugees

Hamdi Ulukaya represents the best in American business. We’re proud to be allied with Chobani as a member of the Tent Partnership for Refugees, a national initiative […]