Invest to solve social and environmental problems

For clients who want to maximise their impact and returns

Boasting a solid 7-year track record, Positive Impact is our flagship impact investing strategy, designed around the Sustainable Development Goals.

Watch the video to learn how we maximise impact and returns:

Diversified portfolios of actively managed funds running dedicated impact strategies

Invests in products and services that help to solve social and environmental problems
Award-winning impact reporting, designed to help clients connect to their money
Our positive impact approach naturally avoids controversial sectors
Globally diversified across asset classes
4 risk profiles ranging from 30-100% equity
Three currencies: GBP, USD and EUR
Awarded a 5/5 star rating by Defaqto
Portfolio management fee: 0.33%0.2% (depending on AUM)
Underlying fund charges: ~0.6%

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2020 Impact Report

6 monthly updates

These updates showcase companies held by our Positive Impact and show how they contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals.

What we invest in



We support

We support

  • Affordable housing
  • Education
  • Financial inclusion and insurance
  • Healthcare
  • Sanitation
  • Social care
  • Sustainable food
  • Circular economy
  • Clean energy
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Energy efficiency
  • Recycling
  • Sustainable infrastructure
  • Sustainable transport

We avoid

We avoid

  • Alcohol
  • Armaments and military contracting
  • Gambling
  • Poor labour standards
  • Tobacco
  • Unhealthy foods
  • Air freight
  • Coal
  • Mining
  • Oil majors
  • Palm oil
  • Poor environmental practices

Underlying holdings are mapped to the Sustainable Development Goals. Positive Impact maximises exposure to companies that make a positive impact:

See your impact

Our impact calculator tool lets you generate a PDF impact summary for your clients:

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Environmental impact


Social impact


What impact could you make?

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Enter a value between £500 - £100,000,000

Platform availability

Our Positive Impact portfolios are available offshore on the following platforms:
  • Novia Globa
  • 7IM

Risk profiles

Positive Impact portfolios are available offshore denominated in GBP, EUR and USD. To download factsheets please click on the links below:

Find out more

EQ Investors is an award-winning investment manager with a strong in-house research team. Click to find out more about our DFM service.
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