Earth Day Update: Socially Responsible Investing Coming of Age

Earth Day Update: Socially Responsible Investing Coming of Age l Spectrem's Millionaire Corner

By: Donald Liebenson, April 26, 2016

  • The 46th annual Earth Day finds socially responsible investing continuing to gain traction. According to the Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment, in the United States, at least $7 trillion is invested in strategies that focus on environmental social and corporate governance (ESG) causes.  Investment News reports this is up from almost $4 trillion in 2012.