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Newday Impact to Acquire Governance Expert Magni Global Asset Management

Establishes a single source of wide-ranging ESG portfolios for individual and institutional investors SAN FRANCISCO and MINNEAPOLIS — February 2, 2021 — Newday Impact Investing, a San Francisco-based financial technology and institutional asset management company, is acquiring Magni Global Asset Management, a Minneapolis-based leader in governance research and asset management. Newday and Magni are merging […]

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Good Governance Continues to Reduce COVID-19 Financial Damage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Minneapolis, MN, October 26, 2020 – Magni Global Asset Management LLC (Magni) has continued to update its analysis of the impact of COVID-19 on equity valuations of countries. The previously documented outperformance continues through September 30, 2020. The effect is even stronger; the half of the investible world with better COVID-19 responses outperformed the other half by 15.61% year to date.   In June, Magni analyzed the […]

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Magni Research Featured in SRI blog

On July 23, SRI Conference & Community published a blog entitled “Female-Led Countries’ Equities Outperform during COVID-19.” The blog’s narrative is based on Magni’s recent article, Good Governance Reduced Financial Damage. SRI Conference & Community is a FolioFinancial Company. © 2020 by Folio Financial, Inc. All rights reserved.

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Magni’s Lieberman is Special Guest on Emerging Markets Sustainable Webinar

Kurt Lieberman, Magni’s CEO, recently joined Saturna Capital’s portfolio manager Monem Salam in a lively discussion on selected investment topics covering sustainable investing, country and corporate governance, emerging markets, and global opportunities. The replay of the webinar, “Emerging Markets: Governance and Data Insights,” can be accessed here. Founded in 1989, Saturna Capital has helped individuals […]

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Good Governance Reduced Financial Damage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Minneapolis, MN, July 7, 2020 – Magni Global Asset Management LLC (Magni) just updated its analysis of the impact of COVID-19 on equity valuations of countries. The previously documented outperformance continued. In addition, the equity markets of investible countries with women leaders outperformed the equity markets of countries with male leaders by […]

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Minneapolis StarTribune Column Features Magni Research

“Stocks healthier in countries with better pandemic response” headlines this month’s StarTribune column written by Ben Marks and Brett Angel,* which reports on important findings from a new study by Magni. According to the column, “New data shows that countries whose governments responded best to COVID-19 also experienced noticeably better stock market returns.” Read the […]

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