Good corporate citizen, better investment
theglobeandmail.com| Published Friday, Aug. 14
Smart investing means containing risk, but how?
Diversifying with stocks and bonds or guaranteed investment certificates is what protects you against the kind of stock market volatility we saw this week, but there’s another aspect to risk. It relates to a company’s behaviour in the community, the boardroom, the environment and in dealings with employees.
Concentrating on companies that score well in these areas is called responsible investing (RI) and it’s a quietly hot trend in the investment business… “read more>”: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-investor/investment-ideas/good-corporate-citizen-better-investment/article25974371/