ESG Funds for the Festive Season

As sustainable investing becomes mainstream, investors’ choices continue to grow. These five strategies are worth a look for ESG investors 

Sara Silano 15 December, 2020 | 9:31AM

ESG funds

2020 has been a challenging year for investors, because of Covid-19 outbreak. But according to Morningstar research, sustainable funds outperformed the traditional ones during March sell-off and that has thrown a spotlight on this part of the investment world

The result can be explained by a combination of factors, including the fact that companies which score highly on ESG tend to have more conservative balance sheets and competitive advantages, and these are attributes that make companies more resilient during market downturns.

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Sara Silano

Sara Silano  is Editorial Manager for Morningstar Italy

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