A paradigm shift has been unfolding while most of us have only observed changes to the environment and the climate. Major, long-range economic trends have evolved that are affecting everything from hybrid automobiles and increased alternative energy use to investing.
The number of invested assets now dedicated to SRI practices has grown by 76% in the last two years, representing 18% of all assets under management.
Investors are exposed to dozens of investing ideas and can access thousands of investment choices. Making a decision can be overwhelming. To simplify the process, think about what is important to you as an investor. A growing number of people are moving to impact investing, which allows you to generate a rate of return and make a social or environmental impact.