Tag: investing

This tag covers investing topics, including topics such as environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing. Many companies report their performance on these non-financial metrics along with their traditional financial results. And some pension funds and major investors are required to invest in companies that receive high environmental scores from third parties.

Pension funds often consider non-financial metrics when they pick stocks. These metrics include ESG, or environmental, social, and governance factors. For example, a wealth management firm may decide not to purchase stock from a coal company, or an oil company, if the company’s actions damage the environment. ESG funds may place these factors above absolute […]

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