Hartford Funds Launches Global Impact Mutual Fund
Hartford Funds, which manages $81.5 billion in assets, has launched the Hartford Global Impact Fund, its second socially responsible public equities product. The Hartford Globel Impact Fund will invest in companies addressing health, clean water and sanitation, financial inclusion, alternative energy, and resource efficiency. Anita Baldwin commented:
“The design and launch of the Hartford Global Impact Fund aligns with our human-centric investing philosophy and is a direct response to increasing advisor and investor demand for more products that take ESG factors into consideration,”
Founded in 1996, Hartford Funds is a leading provider of mutual funds and 529 college savings plans. As of October 24, 2016, the firm’s line-up includes more than 55 mutual funds in a variety of styles and asset classes, and five strategic beta ETFs. Using its human-centric investing approach, Hartford Funds creates strategies and tools designed to address the needs and wants of investors. For more details check Business Wire.