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Tony Davidow, CIMA and Author of Goals-Based Investing, interviews Margaret Towle, PhD., CIMA, CPWA, FSA, RICP with Yakima River Partners about ESG. ESG stands for Environmental, Social, and Governance. Investors are increasingly applying these non-financial factors as part of their analysis to identify material risks and growth opportunities in investing.
One of the biggest trends across the financial services industry has been the growth of sustainable investing, in both the number of products and the asset growth over the past couple of years, according to Tony Davidow, CIMA, author of Goals-based Investing.