According to some managers, you shouldn't be. They believe the President's decision to withdraw from the Paris accord will increase the need for environmental, social and governance investing (ESG).
Did you know you can turn a profit with socially responsible investing? Many people mistakenly believe they have to make a tradeoff between making money and looking out for the environment.
Is your firm making a difference? Spread the word! There’s a common misperception that ESG or socially responsible investing offers little or no return.
Shareholders - even the "little guys" - currently have the right to engage with the management of companies they own.
Interest in Socially Responsible Investing (SRI) continues to rise. In 2016 alone global assets under management in such strategies grew to $23 trillion.
Not long ago responsible and/or sustainable investing was a lot less popular. Many folks believed investing in that manner wouldn’t have positive returns and was best left to the “hippies.”
Many people hear the term ESG investing and think only of the ‘E’ and therefore it must pertain to the environment.
Tired of paying for gasoline? We've all seen gas prices skyrocket then plummet, and who hasn't experienced the frustation of gasoline price hikes just in time a planned holiday road trip? Check out what's in store for fuel in the future.
Everyone’s been saying lately how SRI and ESG investing trends are on the rise, as are the assets devoted to these strategies. So it must be true, right? Well, cynicism persists.