The Veris Blog

The Veris blog expresses the diversity of thought and opinion at our firm. We also present other points-of-view of those we appreciate and admire.

Impact Investing: A Smarter Way to Invest

By Patricia Farrar-Rivas, CEO

When we founded Veris six years ago, we were among the very few who believed in the power of impact investing to create wealth and improve the world. Today, with the planet’s long term viability at risk, we can no longer ignore the connection between global issues and individual choices. In their scale and complexity, today’s problems are unlike any we have ever encountered. And yet, big challenges create big opportunities.

Read More

What About the Women?

By Patricia Farrar-Rivas, CEO, and Luisamaria Ruiz Carlile, Wealth Manager

What about the women? That is the key question that “gender lens investing puts in front of thoughtful investors as they review their portfolios and select new investments.

Read More

Lebron, Bill & Fossil Fuels

In game 6 of the NBA championships, Lebron James led the Miami Heat past the San Antonio Spurs, winning 103-100–the same day the Miami heat index reportedly reached 103. If Lebron James is the face of the NBA champion Miami Heat, environmental activist Bill McKibben is the face of the national fossil fuel divestment movement led by 350.org.

Read More

Welcome to the Veris Blog

Welcome to the inaugural issue of IMPACT: Ideas and insights changing the world and the way we invest. We created IMPACT to share the latest thinking and perspective of the Veris Team and to highlight a couple of key trends and research about sustainable and impact investing.

Read More

Connect with Us

Stay Informed

Quick Links
New York City

17 State Street, Suite 2450
New York, NY 10004

P: 212.349.4172
F: 917.720.8423

San Francisco

235 Montgomery St. Suite 850
San Francisco, CA 94104/span>

P: 415.814.0580
F: 415.413.0685

Portsmouth

Main Veris Mailing Address
1 Cate St. 4th Floor
Portsmouth, NH 03801

P: 603.319.1917
F: 603.244.3198