Pension fund assets make up 75% of responsible investing in Canada: report – Benefits Canada

February 2nd, 2017

February 2, 2017
By: Benefits Canada Staff

“In Canada and around the world there is a growing consensus among investors that information related to ESG issues such as climate change, human rights, diversity and corporate corruption is material for investment decisions,” said Deb Abbey, chief executive officer of the Responsible Investment Association, in a news release. “Systematically considering ESG factors is a component of accurate valuation and comprehensive risk management.”

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