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Money Managers and the Growth of ESG Investing

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The US SIF Foundation in its new SRI Trends Report identified 384 money managers and 1,204 community investing institutions incorporating ESG criteria into their investment analysis and decision-making processes. The $16.6 trillion in ESG incorporation assets they represent is a nearly 43 percent increase over the $11.6 trillion in such assets identified in 2018.

In terms of assets, money managers incorporate ESG factors fairly evenly across environmental, social and governance categories:.

CSRHub ESG Webinars

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In case you missed it with all that is going on in the world these days, we thought we would curate a list of recent webinars for your ESG investing education.
 

CSRHub® co-founder Bahar Gidwani CTO gave a webinar presentation The Third Era of Integrating ESG Into Investment Processes in partnership with BrightTALK.

Hedge Funds Support Social Impact Investments in U.K. - The Minute

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Social impact investments, investments made with social benefit as well as financial profit as the bottom line, are a growth trend in Great Britain. The reason? The country’s austerity budget has resulted in significant cuts in government funding for social services. Government grants for social housing have shrunk from £3 billion to £500 million, according to The New York Times. Similar budget cuts have affected aid for the elderly and health care.

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