Welcome to another episode of “YourStake, Your Story,” a podcast dedicated to telling the stories of financial advisors who lead with socially responsible and values-based investing! We speak with Kate Barron-Alicante, CFP, Director of Impact and Advisor at Abacus Wealth Partners. She helps people connect their money to build the life, the legacy & the world they want to see. In this episode, she sits down with co-founder Gabe Rissman to talk about her pathway to ESG investing, why she wants her clients to talk about the issues they're considering along with their investing goals, and how a client's exampling what their beliefs mean is key to avoiding buzzwords and get to the root issues they're driving to invest towards and divest from.
About YourStake Your Story:
YourStake aims to provide advisors with everything they need to understand ESG issues, analyze portfolios, and report to clients. We want to equip you with the underlying data and analysis tools to navigate ESG. The YourStake, YourStory podcast is designed to amplify voices in the financial industry who are leading the charge for socially responsible investing practices.
Each episode, we are joined by experts in the field to hear their stories about what brought them into the industry, why they are passionate about ESG and values-based investing, and much more.