Comment: Forget Chelsea, Man City and Juve. Think ESG to tap into ethically-driven finance

By Luis Garcia Alvarez

In recent years, one of the most prominent trends in the investment management industry has been the explosive growth of socially responsible funds, also known as ESG funds: ‘Environmental, Social, and Governance.’ These investors have taken different perspectives, whether excluding certain industries from their portfolios, or favouring companies with better ratings according to these responsible investment criteria or those that have recently improved the most in this regard.

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