Evolutions in Sustainable Investing: Strategies, Funds and Thought Leadership

Evolutions in Sustainable Investing: Strategies, Funds and Thought Leadership

by Cary Krosinsky, Nick Robins, Stephen Viederman
     
 

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Do global changes make it feel as though you need to be psychic to know what the future holds for your investments?

Learn how you can stay ahead of the curve by identifying the "predictable surprises" of investing to achieve the success you strive for. Evolutions in Sustainable Investing reveals the tools needed to anticipate market trends, adopt investing

Overview

Do global changes make it feel as though you need to be psychic to know what the future holds for your investments?

Learn how you can stay ahead of the curve by identifying the "predictable surprises" of investing to achieve the success you strive for. Evolutions in Sustainable Investing reveals the tools needed to anticipate market trends, adopt investing methodologies geared for long-term risks, and capitalize on the unique opportunities facing the global economy.

Edited by renowned investment thought leader Cary Krosinsky and featuring contributions from international experts in the field of so- called socially responsible investing (SRI), this forward-thinking book provides real-world guidance on how to deliver attractive risk-adjusted, as well as opportunity-directed, returns across asset classes and regions.

Brimming with interviews from leading practitioners, Evolutions in Sustainable Investing explores the best sustainable investment practices, with a look at:

  • How the leading U.S.-based SRI managers are moving towards more advanced ways of investing

  • Perspectives on regional differences, with three chapters on Asia, and glimpses at Canada, Australia, Africa, and India

  • How established fund managers embed sustainability in North America

  • Macro issues including potential for indexes, private equity, and performance

Guiding you through the ins and outs of investing in this volatile present day world, Evolutions in Sustainable Investing gives concrete advice on predicting the new business megatrend of sustainability. This book will help position you as an investor to understand and harness the radical, transformational opportunities in technology and society that are developing to help solve problems using sustainability.

Observe strategies and systems needed to gain advantages through sustainability. Adapt to the times,??transform your own strategy, and create progress for the future within your portfolio and in general. Do it all with the guidance found here in Evolutions in Sustainable Investing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470888490
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/27/2011
Series:
Wiley Finance Series, #618
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.80(d)

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Meet the Author

Cary Krosinsky is coeditor of a previous book on this subject—Sustainable Investing: the Art of Long-Term Performance, also with Nick Robins. Cary is a Senior Vice President and member of the management team for Trucost, which has become the recognized global leader in corporate environmental data and analysis, including advising the respected Newsweek Green Rankings. He also teaches sustainability and investing at Columbia University's Earth Institute and an MBA course on the same subject at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business, and is also a frequent speaker on the intersection of sustainability and ownership. He was a member of the expert group that helped create the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment.

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