Invest in a better future for your kids with an ethical Jisa
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Invest in a better future for your kids with an ethical Jisa

If you’re looking for a home for your children’s Jisa allowances this year, why not contribute to a better future with The Big Exchange?
31 Mar 2021
If you’re looking for an “ESG” investment, why not try oil stocks?
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If you’re looking for an “ESG” investment, why not try oil stocks?

Investors looking to have their money do good shouldn’t sell out of miners and fossil-fuel companies, says Merryn Somerset Webb. That will just leave …
15 Mar 2021
Here’s why you need to take claims for ESG investing with a big pinch of salt
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Here’s why you need to take claims for ESG investing with a big pinch of salt

Investing with environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) issues in mind is all the rage, and fund managers are jumping on the bandwagon. Th…
8 Feb 2021
A fund that will give your investments some social impact
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A fund that will give your investments some social impact

A new socially responsible investing trust backed by blue-chip investors allows investors to do well from doing good.
16 Dec 2020
How green bonds will fund the coming energy transition
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How green bonds will fund the coming energy transition

The need to cut carbon emissions will see a huge amount of investment in new infrastructure and clean energy projects, funded by the most simple of fi…
16 Nov 2020
Stakeholders or shareholders – where should capitalism’s focus be?
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Stakeholders or shareholders – where should capitalism’s focus be?

Company managements are busying themselves fighting climate change, increasing diversity and fostering employee wellness. That’s all well and good, sa…
3 Nov 2020
Ethical investing: how to build an ethical pension
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Ethical investing: how to build an ethical pension

We examine the best options for investors who are looking for help in building a long-term portfolio of ESG investments.
6 Oct 2020
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Ethical investing: how ethical is your ESG fund?
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Ethical investing: how ethical is your ESG fund?

There’s no doubt that environmental and other issues can have a huge impact on share prices – 2020 has proven that beyond doubt. But how can investors…
6 Oct 2020
Ethical investing: how to find an ESG tracker fund
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Ethical investing: how to find an ESG tracker fund

The number of ethical exchange-traded funds is growing ever larger – David C Stevenson outlines your options.
6 Oct 2020
I wish I knew what ESG investing was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask
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I wish I knew what ESG investing was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask

ESG investing – investing with a focus on environmental, social and governance issues – is the latest incarnation of ethical investing. Here's what it…
23 Sep 2020
Three green stocks for growth investors to buy now
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Three green stocks for growth investors to buy now

Professional investor Luciano Diana of the Pictet Global Environmental Opportunities Fund picks three stocks with strong environmental credentials tha…
22 Sep 2020
A record year for "ethical" ESG funds
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A record year for "ethical" ESG funds

UK-based ESG funds - those concerned with "environmental, social & governance" or more ethical investing – saw £362m of inflows in July, a new monthly…
21 Aug 2020
How to profit as the world goes vegan
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How to profit as the world goes vegan

Plant-based diets are becoming increasingly popular and even the fast-food giants are looking to cash in. It looks like veganism might be more than a …
7 Jul 2020
ESG investing provides shelter in the storm
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ESG investing provides shelter in the storm

Funds focusing on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues proved resilient during the market slump.
23 Jun 2020
Ethical investing: the price of your principles
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Ethical investing: the price of your principles

Sin stocks tend to beat the market – but that doesn’t mean ethical investing must always lead to below-par returns.
9 Mar 2020
Green investment: from "sensible re-pricing" to full-on mania
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Green investment: from "sensible re-pricing" to full-on mania

Change is afoot, says John Stepek. Everyone is waking up to the fact that we need to do more to protect the environment. That presents opportunities f…
13 Feb 2020
The “green” bubble is here. What could burst it?
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The “green” bubble is here. What could burst it?

Renewable energy, electric cars and the demise of fossil fuels – markets have embraced the green revolution with gusto. But there’s bound to be a snap…
4 Feb 2020
Three stocks for sustainable investors to buy now
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Three stocks for sustainable investors to buy now

Each week, a professional investor tells us where he’d put his money. This week: Mike Appleby of the Liontrust Sustainable Investment Team highlights …
3 Feb 2020