Zoe Van Schyndel

Zoe Van Schyndel

Zoe L. Van Schyndel, CFA®, lectures on investments and finance at the University of Miami, Coral Gables, Fla. She also writes for the investment web site, The Motley Fool, on mutual and hedge fund issues. Van Schyndel was instrumental in initiating the iShares KLD Select Social Index Fund (KLD), one of the first socially responsible exchange-traded funds. Van Schyndel also led the development of the KLD/Russell Mellon family of socially responsible indexes. Previously, she was a New England regional manager at the Securities and Exchange Commission, responsible for regulatory oversight of investment advisors and mutual funds.

  1. High Net Worth Strategy

    Go Green With Socially Responsible Investing

    Find out how morals and ethics can bring you a surprising return.
  2. Mutual Funds

    Fund Of Funds - High Society For The Little Guy

    Like a mutual fund, FOFs provide instant diversity by grouping many hedge funds into one product.
  3. High Net Worth Strategy

    Clean Or Green Technology Investing

    Innovations in energy and consumption grow as companies adopt them to reduce costs.
  4. Commodities

    The Biofuels Debate Heats Up

    Interest in these new energy sources is growing. Should you buy in?
  5. Investing Strategy

    Building Green For Your House And Wallet

    The earth-smart money is on these environmentally friendly housing projects.