Russell Investments Australian Podcast

ESG Investing - What does "green" really mean?

August 21, 2020 Russell Investments
Russell Investments Australian Podcast
ESG Investing - What does "green" really mean?
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Russell Investments Australian Podcast
ESG Investing - What does "green" really mean?
Aug 21, 2020
Russell Investments

There has been a proliferation of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) products hitting the market as product providers seek to meet the growing demand from asset owners and investors alike. Whilst more choice is good for consumers there is growing concern around ‘Greenwashing’ (overstating a product’s ESG credentials). How true to label are ESG investment products and what ‘shade of green’ are they? 

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There has been a proliferation of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) products hitting the market as product providers seek to meet the growing demand from asset owners and investors alike. Whilst more choice is good for consumers there is growing concern around ‘Greenwashing’ (overstating a product’s ESG credentials). How true to label are ESG investment products and what ‘shade of green’ are they?