Sustainable Investing in the 21st Century
Morgan Stanley's Chad Graves, Pax World's Joe Keefe, and ClearBridge's Mary Jane McQuillen discuss the ESG landscape.
This analyst blog is part of our coverage of the 2015 Morningstar Investment Conference.
The field of socially responsible investing, now often known as sustainable investing or ESG (environmental, social, and governance) investing, has grown and evolved quite a bit during the past decade. By one estimate, more than $6 trillion is now invested in ESG portfolios, about 3 times the figure from 10 years ago.