Socially Responsible Investing

The Mission of ESG

The Mission of ESG

ESG — or Environmental, Social and Governance — refers to a class of investing where people seek positive returns and long-term impact on society, environment, and the performance of business. 

We have seen an increase in clients interested in socially responsible investing, so we created a podcast and video to highlight the impact of ESG and ways it can make a difference in how we invest. Learn more by joining us below.

Environment (E)

  • Climate Change
  • Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions
  • Resource depletion, including water
  • Waste and pollution
  • Deforestation

Social (S)

  • Local communities, including indigenous communities
  • Conflict
  • Working conditions
  • Health and safety
  • Employee relations and diversity

Governance (G)

  • Executive pay
  • Bribery and corruption
  • Political lobbying and donations
  • Board diversity and structure
  • Tax strategy