The 2019 eco-fund ranking

Can funds that are good for the planet also be good for your pocketbook?

Although 2018 was a tough year for stock markets around the world, it marked a turning point for responsible investment in Canada. According to the 2018 Canadian Responsible Investment Trends Report, more than $2 trillion in Canadian assets (just over half of all investments) now use one or more responsible investment strategies. Big investors like the Canada Pension Plan, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and Alberta Investment Management Corporation are all firmly on board, knowing that sustainability equals profitability.

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