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Brandon Alderson, CFA

Research Analyst

Brandon is a research analyst responsible for third-party manager due diligence with a primary focus on emerging market equity and SRI/Impact strategies. Additionally, Mr. Alderson contributes to portfolio management activities of the Wilmington Trust Multi-Manager International and Real Assets Funds and various other monitoring and reporting functions of the group. Brandon has worked in the financial services industry since 2008 and joined WTIA in October of 2014. Mr. Alderson holds a B.A. in Economics and Spanish from the University of Maryland, is a CFA charter holder and a member of the CFA Society of Baltimore.

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Investing Ethically, Sustainably, and with Impact —an Introduction

Brandon Alderson, CFA |
Investment Management

March 16, 2018 – There is a growing number of values-based, sustainable, and impact strategies available to U.S. investors. The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment (USSIF) estimates that such strategies already account for over $8 trillion in assets under management, up 33% from 2014.  In Wilmington Trust’s Manager Research Group, we have selected several such strategies for our approved list and are researching additional candidates.