Recent Insights

  • Episode 5: Halal Mortgages
    Halal Money Matters - October 2020

    Amjad Quadri joins podcast hosts Christopher Patton and Monem to discuss halal mortgages in depth - everything from the home buying experience to the history of how halal mortgages got started in the US.

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  • Q3 2020
    Amana Mutual Funds Trust, Quarterly Commentary - September 2020

    The markets charted an aggressive course through the third quarter. Following the abrupt sell-off late in the first quarter, the S&P 500 Index quickly recovered in the second quarter and accelerated its ascent through the end of August, then dipped dramatically in early September, rebounding again in the last week of the third quarter.

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  • Q3 2020
    Saturna Sustainable Funds, Quarterly Commentary - September 2020

    Just when one thinks 2020 has run out of tricks, it throws another tantrum in the form of exploding conflagrations across the West Coast while simultaneously inundating the Gulf Coast with multiple tropical storms and hurricanes. Absent serious and immediate steps toward revolutionizing our modus operandi, we will render the Earth uninhabitable across vast swaths.

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  • Q3 2020
    Sextant Mutual Funds, Quarterly Commentary - September 2020

    The markets charted an aggressive course through the third quarter. Following the abrupt sell-off late in the first quarter, the S&P 500 Index quickly recovered in the second quarter and accelerated its ascent through the end of August, then dipped dramatically in early September, rebounding again in the last week of the third quarter.

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  • 2020 Impact Report
    Saturna Sustainable Funds, White Papers - September 2020

    Saturna is committed to quality impact analysis, using a quantitative scoring model for each holding as well as a holistic analysis of corporate strategy, impact, and risk. Additionally, we recognize the adoption and implementation of the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can act as a compass for investors.

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