Focus on ESG

Sustainable mutual funds and ETFs have become more popular over the past decade. As the market grows, so does the importance of understanding the full breadth of responsible investing issues.

April 18, 2021

Canadian asset managers targeting ESG boutiques

A number of firms have made investments in the ESG space over the past six months

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How asset managers are tackling modern slavery

Companies that don’t understand their supply chains face substantial risks

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ESG funds pass their first major test

Responsible investing funds outperformed their peers during a tumultuous year

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Should shareholders have a say on pay?

Critics argue mandatory say-on-pay votes would be onerous for small companies

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Sustainable fund AUM topped $10-billion mark in 2020

Despite steady growth, sustainable funds still account for less than 1% of total fund AUM in Canada, according to Morningstar

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