'Responsible' Investment Vehichles See Demand Surge


theglobeandmail.com | Published Jan. 22 2015, 5:00 AM EST

By JANET McFARLAND

The value of Canadian investments managed under “responsible investing” criteria climbed dramatically over two years as money managers increasingly added environmental, social or governance factors to their investment decisions.

A survey of investment managers shows Canada had $1.01-trillion of assets under management at the end of 2013 that were invested using some form of responsible investing criteria, a 68-per-cent increase from $601-billion two years earlier… read more>


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