ESG funds, once thought to be a “passing fad,” continue to grow rapidly capturing more than half the new net money from investors in 2020.
The Department of Labor (DOL) proposed a new rule that would restrict using ESG funds in retirement plans.
We’re in the midst of a global pandemic and economies across the world have felt the economic strain since early this year.
From January through April of this year, $12.2 billion flowed into ESG funds – which was more than double the amount that flowed in during that same time period in 2019.
Experts anticipate that Responsible Investing will dominate the investment space in the new decade and that Asia is poised to be the frontrunner.
As You Sow, an online tool created to as a “report card” for funds, expands the issues it ranks.
Bloomberg announced the launch of the new equity benchmark which includes large-cap, growth, value and dividend indices.
With all the changes in the world today, consumers are becoming more and more knowledgeable on the companies with which they choose to interact and do business.