Good corporate citizen, better investment


theglobeandmail.com| Published Friday, Aug. 14

ROB CARRICK

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/


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Under the new law, the potential negative effects of climate change or political factors on retirement funds will get the same level of attention as liquidity, operational or asset risks.

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