ESG Investing 101

ESG Investing 101

If you are an investment manager, you’re probably well aware that ESG (environmental, social and governance) investing is an increasingly important part of the investment world.

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing – also known as sustainable or socially responsible investing – means taking into account environmental, social and other non-financial factors when making financial decisions. This can mean investing in companies that practice more sustainable business practices and avoid companies engaged in harmful activities.

ESG investing has quickly grown into a major force that is growing exponentially with every year. With the rapid growth comes a growing need for investment managers to understand what ESG is all about – or at least what the basics are.

So, to get up to speed on ESG and sustainable investing, read the full article ESG Investing 101 at Deer Isle Group, home to a community of up to 10,000 institutional investors. And don’t miss the ESG wave, because it’s happening right now!.

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Faust Global Partners is a Washington, D.C based international business advisory firm providing clients with strategic advice on ESG & Sustainability, private equity, and impact investing.

ESG The Report is an online resource of like-minded professionals focusing on ESG principles and socially responsible investment for a more sustainable future.