Tag: ESG investing

ETF.com’s Lara Crigger on BlackRock’s Latest ESG Initiative

BlackRock CEO Larry Fink recently signed two letters outlining how the company intends to help combat climate change.  ETF.com’s Lara Crigger explains why this latest initiative feels different than past promises.

BlackRock Raising Bar on ESG Investing?

BlackRock CEO Larry Fink recently signed two letters outlining how the company intends to help combat climate change.  ETF.com’s Lara Crigger explains why this latest initiative feels different than past promises.  Charles Schwab’s D.J. Tierney discusses their move to commission-free trading, recent ETF launches, and the ongoing ETF fee war.  Fundamental Income’s Alexi Panagiotakopoulos spotlights […]

ETF.com’s Lara Crigger Weighs in on ESG Debate

ETF.com’s Lara Crigger explains the merits of ESG investing and highlights recent flows into ESG ETFs.

The ESG Debate

Nate Geraci and ETF.com’s Lara Crigger debate the merits of ESG investing.  Lara also highlights recent flows into ESG ETFs and explains green bonds.  YCharts CEO Sean Brown discusses the importance of ETF due diligence and tools available to help.

ETF.com’s Drew Voros on ESG Investing, Facebook

ETF.com’s Drew Voros offers his perspective on ESG investing, including highlighting the example of Facebook.

Alpha Architect’s Ryan Kirlin Wades into ESG Debate

Ryan Kirlin, Head of Capital Markets at Alpha Architect, voices concerns over ESG and explains why investors should keep a skeptical eye towards the space.

ESG Investing: Marketing or Substance?

ETF.com’s Drew Voros offers his perspective on ESG investing, including highlighting the example of Facebook.  Alpha Architect’s Ryan Kirlin voices concerns over ESG and explains why investors should keep a skeptical eye.  Validea’s John Reese spotlights the Validea Market Legends ETF (VALX).

ETF.com’s Lara Crigger on the Biggest ETF Launch in 15 Years

ETF.com’s Lara Crigger discusses the biggest ETF launch of the past 15 years, the Xtrackers MSCI USA ESG Leaders Equity ETF (USSG), and whether the moment has finally arrived for ESG ETFs.

Socially Responsible Investing: Gender Diversity

More investors are placing an emphasis on socially responsible investing, including investing in companies where gender diversity matters.  Nate & Jason explore the issue of gender inequality in corporate America and discuss how some investment companies are looking to alter the landscape.  Matt Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street Global Advisors, spotlights […]

SSGA’s Matt Bartolini Spotlights SPDR Gender Diversity ETF, Environmental ETF Suite

Matt Bartolini, Head of SPDR Americas Research at State Street Global Advisors, spotlights the SPDR SSGA Gender Diversity Index ETF (SHE), along with several other ESG-focused ETFs.