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In recent years, the concept of ESG investing has arisen. If you are planning on investing in a company and are doing a bit of research beforehand, chances are you have come across this term. And if you are having a hard time understanding what this concept is all about, don’t worry. In this article, we explain what ESG investing is and why you should care about it.
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What Is ESG Investing?
ESG (environmental, social, and governance) investing is a form of sustainable investing which considers both financial returns and the overall impact of an investment. It measures the sustainability of an investment against three specific standards: environmental, social, and governance.
Environmental criteria examine how eco-friendly a company is. Social criteria deal with the relationship between a company and its employees, customers, suppliers, … Read More