Recent Insights

  • ESG Ratings & Sovereign Sustainability Scores: Are Environmental Signals Being Missed?
    Saturna Capital, White Papers - January 2022

    In this article we examine how effectively ESG ratings firms assess sovereign ESG factors, especially concerning the environment. We will discuss climate initiatives formed by the United Nations, and examine how sustainability regulations and investors’ behavioral biases are potentially increasing risk rather than reducing it.

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  • Episode 16: Aligning Goals With Personal Values
    Amana Mutual Funds Trust, Halal Money Matters - January 2022

    It's common to set goals at the start of a new year, but what's driving those goals? What are they based on? "Chasing 100" author Adnan Jalali joins Halal Money Matters to discuss personal planning and maximizing potential by aligning those goals with personal values.

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  • Saturna Capital's 2021 Year In Review
    News & Announcements - January 2022

    Saturna celebrated several milestones in 2021, including surpassing $6 billion in total assets under management.

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  • Q4 2021
    Amana Mutual Funds Trust, Quarterly Commentary - December 2021

    Whether it was inflation, supply chain disruptions, the removal of government stimulus, the prospect of central bank monetary policies — whatever spooked investors leading to the September sell-off evaporated at the start of October, and once again, markets rose. Investors shrugged off doubt and pushed the S&P 500 to new highs in the final week of the year.

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  • Q4 2021
    Saturna Sustainable Funds, Quarterly Commentary - December 2021

    Whether it was inflation, supply chain disruptions, the removal of government stimulus, the prospect of central bank monetary policies — whatever spooked investors leading to the September sell-off evaporated at the start of October, and once again, markets rose. Investors shrugged off doubt and pushed the S&P 500 to new highs in the final week of the year.

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