Covid and the Cost of Convenience

Editor's Views: Why investors need to think carefully about the activities of the companies they use every day, and should I ditch a winning fund or hold on?

Holly Black 24 July, 2020 | 11:20AM

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The Covid-19 crisis has forced us to ask ourselves all sorts of difficult questions – about ourselves, our government, our way of life.

Moving on from the existential stuff, though, the coronavirus pandemic will doubtless have made many people think about the companies that are part of their life. More specifically: which businesses do I want to be associated with, either as a customer or investor?

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Holly Black  is Senior Editor, Morningstar.co.uk

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