Vegan Investment Funds
- Karner Blue Animal Impact Fund
The Karner Blue Animal Impact Fund seeks to deliver long-term returns by investing in companies that lead their industries in animal welfare performance. The fund aims to achieve its investment objective by investing in a diversified portfolio primarily comprised of mid-cap, large-cap and mega-cap equity securities and American Depository Receipts of companies that, based on the Adviser’s proprietary research, are leaders in animal welfare and biodiversity protection.
- US Vegan Climate ETF
The US Vegan Climate ETF (Ticker: VEGN) seeks to track the Beyond Investing US Vegan Climate Index (VEGAN). The US Vegan Climate Index (VEGAN), developed by Beyond Investing is a passive, rules- based index of U.S. mainly large cap stocks, screened according to vegan and climate- conscious principles. VEGAN excludes companies engaged in animal exploitation, defense, human rights abuses, fossil fuels extraction and energy production, and other environmentally damaging activities. VEGAN includes mid cap stocks that replace companies in sectors that become underweight through their exclusions.
- Vegan Investors
Vegan Investors is an investor network made up of individuals who are accredited investors* and committed to building a community of like-minded investors to support the growth and success of vegan companies. Vegan Investors aims to invest in early-stage vegan companies where vegan values are a driving passion. As an investor syndicate, they are able to aggregate individual investments as small as $5K into special purpose vehicles (SPVs) of $100K-$500K to make investments in to early-stage vegan companies.
They are interested in companies that have the potential to scale. They do not fund vegan food trucks or single location restaurants, non-profit organizations, or companies that do not have the potential to address a large market or create a meaningful positive impact in our world.
Vegan Investment Clubs
- Vegan Investing Club
Vegan Investing Club is a free-to-join community where Vegans come together to invest in early-stage Vegan companies to accelerate the Vegan economy, and do well by doing good. Investments are not made on their site. They simply notify members when a Vegan company announces an offering. Join to get early notice of opportunities to invest as little as $100 in companies that boost the vegan economy.
- Vegan Launch
Vegan Launch brings together vegan entrepreneurs and investors to rapidly launch and grow vegan businesses. Vegan entrepreneurs submit their opportunities to the platform. Vegan Launch then provides strategic guidance at no cost. Once entrepreneurs finalize their funding plans, their opportunities are displayed to investor members in the appropriate offering category.
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Guide Updated January 10, 2021