What is a socially responsible bond? h2>n<p>Socially responsible mutual bond funds put companies through a social screen. Only those companies that act in accordance with the social guidelines of the fund managers get to sell their bonds to the fund.
What are examples of socially responsible investments? Socially responsible investments include eschewing investments in companies that produce or sell addictive substances or activities (like alcohol, gambling, and tobacco) in favor of seeking out companies that are engaged in social justice, environmental sustainability, and alternative energy/clean technology efforts.
How do you buy an ESG bond? How to invest in ESG bonds. Investors can purchase ESG bonds from investment dealers, online brokerages, wealth management advisors, and other financial institutions. ESG bonds offer the same stability and liquidity benefits as traditional bonds.
Are there ESG bonds? ESG bonds can be issued by corporations, governments, supranationals or investment funds. Corporations can use ESG bonds to finance projects with positive environmental and social impacts, while governments may issue them to finance infrastructure projects that benefit society.