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The Competitive Performance of Sustainable ESG Investing

Debunking the Big Myth About Sustainable/ESG Investing

By Josh Weller | November 19, 2019

Today, we dispel the decades-old myth that performance must be sacrificed when investing responsibly in Sustainable/ESG assets. This myth rises again and again like Freddy Krueger in a horror movie, and, like Freddy, the myth should be laid to rest. ESG Performance Evidence is mounting, with global money flows into Sustainable/ESG assets soaring, that highly-rated…

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What is Sustainable/ESG Investing, and How It Differs from “Socially Responsible Investing” of the Past

By Josh Weller | July 12, 2019

“Sustainable Investing aims to identify companies that offer potential for strong financial returns while also demonstrating a commitment to sustainable business practices and positive impact. Sustainability is typically evaluated through analysis of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) policies, practices, and performance.” * Excerpt, Putnam Investments, “What is sustainable investing?”  Decades ago, I lived in a…

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