Words to Live by

David Godfrey-Thomas, Afina’s CEO, comments on an article by Stefan Stern in the Financial Times:  “John Lennon and former Congressman Paul Mitchell make strange bedfellows but they both share sentiments to live by…” The article continues: Do not dismiss today’s “vulgar nincompoops”. They are the future. “I fought the war for Read more…

Can Companies Stop the ESG Backlash?

David Godfrey-Thomas, Afina’s CEO, comments… “Fully agree with Mr. Edgecliffe-Johnson. Rigorous measurement of impact initiatives not only adds credibility to intentionality but also provides an essential tool for adjustments and improvements along the way to net zero.” Learn more about social and governance-themed investing from Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson at the Financial Read more…

Join Us Today for the Online Event “Combating Global Hunger and Climate Change Through Food Innovation and Technology”

Today at 12:00 p.m. EDT, the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia will be hosting another installment in its “Beyond Our Borders: Spotlight Chile” series, a major initiative spearheaded in partnership with Afina International’s Chief Strategy Officer and the Honorary Consul of Chile in Philadelphia, Benjamin Leavenworth. Today’s online event will be Read more…

What is Food’s Future Frontier?

David Godfey-Thomas, Afina’s CEO, comments… This Financial Times report highlights Canada and Russia as leading the world’s growing-area expansion this century. The expansion of the world’s growing areas will increase global food production (as the article states, “important since some experts calculate the world will need 70% more food by Read more…

Clark Capital Management Group Honored as 2020 Asset Manager of the Year by Barron’s/MMI

The 2020 Money Management Institute / Barron’s Industry Awards on October 13th recognized one of Afina’s top cross-border investment and advisory clients, Clark Capital Management Group, a family and employee owned independent asset management firm, with not one but TWO Industry Awards for its mid-size asset management innovation and sales support in Read more…