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ESG investors balance financial and impact performance

New research from the Global Impact Investing Network reveals the multifaceted drivers behind impact investing, as investors balance financial and impact performance. Contrary to what some might assume, financial performance is often the top priority, said Amit Bouri, CEO of GIIN.

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Three issues set to motivate ESG investors in 2021

Pandemic recovery, systemic racism and climate are likely to be the top priorities of socially responsible investors this year, according to Boston Common Asset Management.

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Blue wave unleashes demand for clean-energy ETFs

More than $1 billion poured into a pair of clean-energy exchange traded funds last week as the as the Democratic wins in the Georgia runoff increased the odds that President-elect Joe Biden’s energy policies will come to fruition.

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Pandemic helped push global ESG bond market to record

Sustainable debt market grew in 2020 to $732 billion, an increase of 29%, thanks to social bond issuance.

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ESG issues in focus for 2021

Energy, diversity, climate and compensation among the top concerns for socially responsible investors

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Gush of ESG bond sales expected from blue wave

As control shifts to Democrats, corporate bonds for climate, infrastructure and other projects likely to grow

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Markets brace for greater chance of blue wave in Georgia

A solar energy ETF rallies and inflation expectations climb on the prospect that Democrats will gain control of the Senate

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Europe continues to outshine US in ESG investing

Sustainable debt markets in U.S. fell 5%, while European ESG debt issuances soared

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Why ESG will be even harder to ignore in 2021

Money managers and institutional investors increasingly consider ESG factors to help identify responsible, well-managed companies

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Carbon offsets not helping climate if they aren’t sparking change

Rethinking the value of programs that pay landowners to plant trees, sometimes even if they did it a decade ago