How would you feel if the money in your pension or ISA was being used to support things that conflicted with your values?
The most common investments capitalise on tobacco, fossil fuels and the like, so it’s very possible that yours do too.
And yes as much as they’re profitable. We need to ask: at what cost? Perhaps portfolios like these establish a short-term financial legacy… but what of the long-term legacy of the planet?
3 out of 5 people
are not aware that the financial institutions they are customers of, could be investing in projects such as coal mines, oil wells and gas fields.