An Introduction To Sustainable Investing


Research Organisation
FTSE Russell

Report Date
Aug. 2, 2020

Document summary

This short paper provides a broad overview of the state of understanding of sustainable investment in 2020. Aimed at individuals new to the topic, it covers key questions including:

  • What is sustainable investment?
  • Why is interest in sustainable investment on the rise?
  • What impact does a sustainability focus have on performance? And;
  • How can investors implement a sustainable investment portfolio?