Individual Canadian investors are realizing what the investment pros already know – that Socially Responsible Investing, or Responsible Investing for short, is smart investing. More Canadians are choosing to align their investments with their values, beliefs and concerns than ever before.
Responsible Investing is an investment strategy that seeks to reduce portfolio risk and generate competitive financial returns as well as positive environmental and social returns. This is done by analyzing and incorporating the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance of companies into the traditional investment decision making process.
If you’re interested in learning more about Responsible Investments, the evidence shows that you’ve got nothing to lose, and potentially a lot to gain! Join us for an informative evening and to find out if this investment strategy is right for you.
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