With the hype around sustainable investing gaining interest globally, this article delves into ‘what is ethical investing?’ and explains what to look for when researching ethical companies.
As daily conversation in Australia is increasingly dominated by concerns about the environment and global warming, more and more investors are looking at how they can make a difference and choose sustainable or ethical investments as part of their portfolio mix.
So what exactly is an ethical investment?
The answer can vary depending on your own personal values and attitudes, covering a range of issues usually referred to as ESG standards or Environment, Social and Governance criteria.
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