|As of 3/31/22||Inception Date|
|QTD||YTD||1 Year||3 Year||5 Year||10 Year||Since Inception|
|Responsible ESG U.S. Equity (Gross)||-3.9%||-3.8%||8.3%||15.3%||13.4%||N/A||14.8%||12/31/2015|
|Responsible ESG U.S. Equity (Net)||-4.1%||-4.1%||7.4%||14.5%||12.6%||N/A||13.9%|
Calendar Year Returns
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GIM believes that a benchmark-agnostic portfolio of large cap stocks, using positive and negative screens based on ESG rankings, integrated with proprietary multi-factor models, may achieve superior long-term performance. Our disciplined process creates and consistently maintains a strategy with favorable attributes relative to the benchmark index utilizing unique stock ranking models for each sector, downside risk screens and leading industry group indicators. The process employs a quantitative discipline based on fundamental insights.
Quantitative discipline, fundamental insight Models based on intuitive fundamentals that drive performance
Proprietary, diversified models for each industry group Unique models for buying and selling
ESG screening integrated into GIM strategies since 2001
Benchmark-agnostic position weights Minimizes single-stock risk; avoids bias toward expensive stocks
Continuity of senior Responsible ESG team since strategy inception Inception date of December 31, 2015
Summary Investment Guidelines
- Universe: Russell 1000 universe, S&P 500 or other domestic large cap stocks with market capitalizations exceeding $3 billion
- Benchmark: Russell 1000
- 60-100 holdings
- Existing position maximum: 3% for any security
- Sector: +/–4% vs. Russell 1000
- Maximum sub-industry weightings are limited to 2% above the benchmark weightings
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