According to a report by the US Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment - environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors for $12 trillion of professionally managed assets. Meaning it is a massively expanding but largely unregulated market. How do we know that the money we invest is really going to the right places? We don’t.
Fund managers are investing money with little or no research into whether assets are truly sustainable and socially virtuous. Ultimately, they don’t really care as long as their funds make money.
Watch our CEO Seth Ward (@seth) discuss the matter and set out his manifesto to make Pynks future investments ones which help us all sleep a little better at night.