If you want to know the state of any industry, it is best to consult the experts. Yon and Colin have written about the state of ESG Investing – to ESG or Not to ESG – and how advisors are missing the growing interest in sustainable investing. In this podcast, they interview an ESG Rating Specialist, Elgin Chou.
Elgin Chou is the ESG Rating Specialist of Act Analytics. Act Analytics is a fintech firm that helps advisors assess their client’s values and sustainability interests to build matching portfolios. Their software also provides real-time metrics on thousands of mutual funds and investments.
Elgin educated Yon and Colin on the pitfalls in ESG Ratings and why ESG seems to have triumphed over other sustainable investing criteria. Environmental Social Governance investing is increasingly popular among younger generations, and this podcast helps advisors better understand the ratings and industry.