As 2016 draws to a close, many are wondering what lies ahead in the new year, particularly in light of the upcoming administration change.
In case you missed it - independent research firm Morningstar announced a big change this spring. They will now rank funds based on environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria.
With more and more investors gravitating toward sustainable and responsible investments (SRI), particularly among women and millennials, the growth in U.S. SRI assets reflects the sector’s popularity.
As we head into yet another new year, you’d think by now it would be widely accepted that sustainable investing does not negatively impact portfolio performance. However, the stigma sadly persists.
It is common for foundations, religious organizations and high net-worth investors to seek to fulfill a mission through impact investments.
It’s well known that income inequality remains between genders. Much progress has been made and the gap is considerably smaller – but it still exists.
When you hear the term capitalist what do you think of? Some envision the stereotypical evil villain sitting around counting piles of money.
Ever thought it would be possible to have 25% of the nation’s energy come from renewable sources by 2025?
This is exactly what the aptly named 25x’25 sees for America’s future.
Andrew Friedman Shares Marketing Best Practices for Impact Investing Services
The demand for sustainable and responsible investments is growing, and many financial advisors are looking to meet this need by getting involved in the SRI space.
There might be more than you think.
If you think of water as a free-flowing, abundant commodity, you may want to reconsider. We all know food production is closely tied to water supply, but did you realize that the semiconductor and electronics industries are also affected by it?