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Environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing refers to the three central factors in measuring the sustainability and ethical impact of an investment. ESG investing has grown in popularity, so today we highlight some of the top posts about ESG submitted by asset managers on Harvest.

Money in Motion...ESG is a Destination

One of the largest transfers of wealth—an estimated $30 trillion over the next few decades—will occur as Baby Boomers pass money to younger generations. What do you think the younger generations value? View the chart. /Q��f�

Fred Alger Management, Inc., is widely recognized as a pioneer of...

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For Boomers, 529s offer the best of both worlds After a lifetime of wealth building, many of your Boomer clients are probably contemplating their legacy. Try a fresh approach to your conversations with them by introducing...
Legg Mason Global Asset Management
Legg Mason Global Asset Management

A leading global investment company with specialized expertise in...

Q&A: An expert view on ESG

The 2016 Schroders Global Investor has revealed attitudes to the consideration of environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues when making investment decisions, covering from 20,000 investors in 28 countries. Jessica Ground, Head of Stewardship ...

Schroders is a world-class asset manager with a unique global her...

Goodhart’s Law, Greenwashing and ESG

By Danan Kirby ESG scoring may, or may not reflect a company’s pursuit or adherence to high environmental, social and governance standards. Some high scores may reflect a company's marketing program and disclosure efforts more than its true ...
Thornburg Investment Management
Thornburg Investment Management

Thornburg Investment Management offers solutions for retail and i...

What’s driving the rise of ESG investing?

Jade Huang, Portfolio Manager, Calvert Research and Management Bethesda, MD - Environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing is one of the leading trends in asset management. In 2016, more than $8.5 trillion was invested with consideration of ...
Eaton Vance
Eaton Vance

Anticipating the challenges of today's markets and delivering inv...

Can ESG Investors Do Well While Doing Good?

Investors can play a pivotal role in addressing global issues with solutions government organizations can’t achieve on their own. ESG investing—meaning investments guided by environmental, social and corporate governance criteria, also known as ...
Altegris Advisors
Altegris Advisors

The ESG Evolution Continues: France Issues Its First Sovereign Green Bond

France has issued its first sovereign green bond – a milestone for global investors who are exploring or emphasizing assets focused on ESG (environmental, social and governance) principles. Green bonds are a form of financing issued by corporations, ...

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The Behavioral Benefits of ESG and Socially Responsible Investing

I am a son of the American South and a student of her often troubled history. A native Alabaman, I now live in Atlanta and only recently became aware ofan instance where Coca-Cola used corporate power to do social good in the Civil Rights Era. In ...
Daniel Crosby
Daniel Crosby, Nocturne Capital

Integrating behavioral finance and asset management.

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