INNOVATIVE IMPACT INVESTMENTS
POSITIVE INVESTOR RETURNS
We invite you to join us to invest in the funds that co-create a more viable world
MEASURES OF OUR IMPACT
Our impact ecosystem generates positive financial returns for investors while exclusively supporting socially and environmentally minded businesses that impact the world positively
Acres of forest preserved
Capital raised and placed (over 10 years)
YOUR FUND OPTIONS
The experienced Scarab Fund team provides investors with proven investment strategies that deliver positive economic, environmental and social impact
Both the established and new funds represent a diversified mandate of investment opportunities for consistent and ethical returns, along with purpose through knowing you are making a positive impact
Provide credible, dependable and results-driven investments
Actively fund proven environmental and social businesses
Yield higher returns and lower investment risk sustainably
Solve global challenges through strategic impact capital placement
PROFESSIONAL AWARDS & INVESTEE RECOGNITION
WHY YOUR MONEY MATTERS
By championing responsible investing, Scarab Funds assists growing businesses, aligned with ESG criteria, to improve shareholders financial returns while remaining true to ethical principles. We actively support our investees’ economic development and even improve internal sustainable operations through driving best practices
When these combined efforts are encouraged, we see an advancement in human rights, an expansion in renewable energy and significant social change
That is why we consider the social as well as environmental practices of our investees, alongside traditional financial factors, to ensure we promote progress and drive positive global impact
*ESG :Environmental, Social and Governance
We actively fund proven businesses that follow ESG criteria
HOW WE INVEST
We design portfolios that support Institutional or Multi / Family Office ESG Mandate allocations, or the aspirations of individual investors, to drive positive impact through Responsible Investment
We share our ongoing research and educate on ESG metrics so that both investors and investee businesses can knowledgeably support positive trending Triple Bottom Line policies and accountability
PRINCIPLES AND INTEGRITY
Both research and corporate practice globally, have demonstrated that being ethical and socially responsible, enhances share prices and profitability in the longer term. Recognizing this, we aim to develop these values within the Scarab Funds ecosystem.
Everything we do is driven by our core principles of passion, honesty and excellence
As a leader in US domestic investment, we have built our reputation by producing measurable results and competitive innovation
Our experienced team of investment specialists are committed to delivering exceptional service
INVESTMENT PORTFOLIO PROJECTS AND FUNDS
Joule Energy Reduction Asset Fund, LP
Joule Assets actively empowers businesses, investors, communities, and individuals to capitalize on reductions of energy consumption through innovative financing, creative business models, and regulatory policy in the U.S. and Europe. Using their market intelligence, expertise, and performance-based financing approach, Joule enhances projects by generating and integrating new value and revenue streams.
Palmetto designs and installs solar systems on residential homes throughout the Southeast US. Their seamless experience from the first chat to final inspection ensures customers can easily incorporate sustainable renewable energy solutions into their homes.
The mission of Communally, an anti-poverty software, is to assist low- and moderate-income individuals and families, in the US, to move from the Crisis of poverty to being able to make real Choices in their lives through the practical application of innovative and empowering technology, public policy expertise, and community outreach.
Ecotrust Forests Fund, LLC
EFF-I is an all-equity fund that is fully invested in properties located in Oregon and Washington states. EFF-I generates returns primarily through long-term biological growth of forestland, sale of harvested timber and supplemented with income from environmental markets (primarily carbon offsets), conservation easements and New Market Tax Credits. EFM’s ecosystem-based style of management is focused on improving forest health, productivity and long-term value for investors. EFM’s thesis is that this style of forest management can create more long-term value for investors as it produces higher quality wood, diversifies income streams, and captures multi-dimensional sources of value from environmental markets that are often ignored by conventional approaches to forest management.
Private Debt Plus™, TriLinc’s private debt investment strategy, aims to deliver market-rate returns through private debt loans to Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in select developing countries PLUS positive impact that is measurable and reportable through the Global Impact Investing Network’s (GIIN) Impact Reporting & Investment Standards (IRIS). TriLinc provides investors with what we believe to be lower risk access to private investment opportunities available in select high-growth economies. At present they operate in Latin America, Southeast Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa, in countries with a stable political climate, reliable legal system and growing economy.
Star Mountain Diversified Small Business Access Fund II-A, LP
A specialized asset management firm focused exclusively on the large and fragmented U.S. lower middle-market. Backed by some of the world’s most sophisticated institutional and high-net-worth investors, Star Mountain has developed a unique and proprietary platform to provide investors with highly diversified access to the attractive risk-reward opportunities available from established businesses that are not large enough to access the more efficient U.S. capital markets. Star Mountain has a specialized platform, with the option for investors to access low-cost, fixed-rate U.S. government leverage through the SBIC program.
Prime Meridian Small Business Lending Fund, LP
Provides investors direct low cost access to short-duration high yield, collateralized loan portfolios from creditworthy small business owners that produce consistent returns. This fund lets investors participate in the enormous and profitable online/P2P credit market that has previously been the exclusive territory of a few big banks. The objective of the fund is to outperform on a risk adjusted basis other lending and fixed income portfolios by using a dedicated API with proprietary credit algorithms to overweight the best risk/reward loans in a broadly diversified portfolio.
Rose Smart Growth Fund I, LP
The founder and developer of this fund, Jonathan Rose, is an award winning proponent of sustainable design and green development, especially in urban cities where they maximize energy and transportation efficiencies by locating in and near public transportation. Mostly retrofitting and restoring existing buildings the developments are primarily on the East and West US coasts.
Polymateria’s mission is to tackle the global crisis of plastic waste that escapes into the natural environment. They design and license time-controlled biodegradation technology for all types of plastics, whether synthetic or bio-based. Plastics enhanced with our additives break down into biomass, water and carbon dioxide much faster than conventional plastics, which can persist in the natural environment for hundreds of years. Polymateria are fully committed to setting new standards for biodegradation technology, and to collaborating with a wide range of partners across sectors to explore new ways to tackle the problem of plastic that ends up in the wrong places.
LET’S HAVE A CONVERSATION
Our Scarab Funds team have been connecting private, public and institutional investment capital to responsible investing business opportunities since 2007.
For advice on investments, more information on our offerings or to begin your journey in sustainable investments, please fill in the contact page form.
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