Sound & Sustainable Investment Management

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September 18, 2018
Nancy Jones

Pittsburgh Business Times 30 Under 30 winner: Nancy Jones, Figure 8 Investment Strategies

Nancy Jones is an associate at Figure 8 Investment Strategies* and a winner of the Pittsburgh Business Times’ 30 Under 30 award program. Here are some […]
September 28, 2018

Figure 8’s 2Q’18 Quarterly Comments

The Trade War Gets Real The second quarter of 2018 began in April with early warning shots of what now looks to be a fully active […]
April 12, 2017

Figure 8’s 1Q’18 Quarterly Comments

The Markets Go Up and Down… The first quarter of 2018 brought a roller coaster of a stock market. To start, in early February stocks had […]
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, 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, […]
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 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 […]