Over the last 30 years, the popularity of impact investing and a
desire to ‘do good’ with investment portfolios has blossomed. In April 2019, The Global Impact Investing Network
estimated the global impact investing market was $502 billion. While impressive,
it represents less than 1% of the investing universe.
Impact investors, looking to have a positive social and environmental influence,
tend to analyze factors not typically on the radar of traditional investors. In
particular, ESG, an acronym for environmental, social, and corporate governance,
is a framework for investors to assess investments within three broad
want to make the world a better place, but are investment portfolios the right
tool to do that?
To answer the question it is important to stepRead More »