“What is ESG? For anyone familiar with investing, the acronym for “environmental, social, and corporate governance” is a familiar one. It’s at the core of taking an approach to investing that factors in long-term sustainability, considering a range of risk factors surrounding a company’s environmental impact, social responsibility, and a transparent corporate structure that avoids conflicts of interest.
“But ask again with a real emphasis on “is,” and it starts to get a little bit murkier….”
Read the Equities.com article by Joel Anderson, with perspective from Bernie Nelson of Style Research.