Ethical & Sustainable Investing

Ethical and sustainable investment can be seen as a ‘nice-to-have’ but not an essential part of a portfolio. In our research, we look to raise awareness about the fundamental importance of ethical investment and increase familiarity with concepts and phrases such as ‘sustainable investment’, ‘Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance’ (ESG). We also consider the various approaches used for investing ethically.

In addition to raising awareness, we seek to counter the arguments concerning ‘the price of conscience’ by exploring the inherent benefits ethical investment brings revealed through the interplay of reduced risk and competitive advantage.

Investing in Extreme Weather Conditions

Environmentally focused investors often consider climate risks. However, potential liabilities for damages from extreme weather events due to emissions from…

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Saving Our Seas

Quintin Rayer explores how IFAs can help preserve our planet be selecting ethical funds and encouraging companies to stop using plastics.

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Selecting funds for ethical and sustainable investment

Previously, Quintin Rayer asked why ethical investment matters, introduced sustainable (environmental, social and governance, or ESG) investing , and looked…

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Why Ethical Investing Matters

Quintin Rayer explains why ethical investing is about more than paying lip service to corporate social responsibility.

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What is ‘Tilting’ and ‘Influence and Engagement’ in sustainable investing?

Previously, Quintin Rayer asked why ethical investment matters, introduced sustainable (environmental, social and governance, or ESG) investing , and looked…

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Approaches to Ethical & Sustainable Investing: Screening and Best-in-Class

Approaches to Ethical & Sustainable Investing: Screening and Best-in-Class   In previous articles on ethical investment, Quintin Rayer outlined why…

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Green Dollars

Green Dollars Quintin Rayer discusses ethical and sustainable investing, and how they can enable trustees to meet their fiduciary responsibilities….

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Securing a sustainable business model in a net-zero carbon world…

Securing a sustainable business model in a net-zero carbon world…   In an article specifically written for P1 Investment Management…

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A brief history of ethical investing

A brief history of ethical investing   In previous articles on ethical investment, Quintin Rayer outlined why ethical investment matters…

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Business ethics: moving beyond just compliance

Business ethics: moving beyond just compliance   As a topic, business ethics moves beyond the usual focus on compliance issues…

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