ESG investments were once considered risky niche investments – but that’s no longer the case. They currently account for over $20 trillion of assets under management.
Alex Bernhardt, Senior Responsible Investment Consultant at Mercer, says poor performance because of responsible investing is a myth that needs to be ignored.
More than one-quarter of the U.S. investable assets managed by professionals used sustainable investing strategies.
A partnership between the College for Financial Planning and US SIF: The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment has led to a new certification.
ESG investing has been gaining strength and assets on a steady basis since the financial crisis in 2008.
Many investors are skeptics when it comes to socially responsible investing. The folks at Forbes believe that might be a good thing.
The move toward socially responsible investing practices continues strongly. Will it continue to the point where it's just called "investing"?
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Public relations and communications firm SunStar Strategic recently became a member of The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment (USSIF). The move marks the firm's commitment to supporting asset managers who follow socially responsible investing practices.