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The value in socially responsible investing

The value in socially responsible investing

Once considered a niche area of investment practice, socially responsible investment (SRI) now embraces a wide investment audience that includes individuals, high net worth and otherwise, and institutions such as pension plans, endowments and foundations. Religious...
What is social responsibility?

What is social responsibility?

Social responsibility is the idea that businesses should balance profit-making activities with activities that benefit society; it involves developing businesses with a positive relationship to the society in which they operate. The International Organization for...
How does Impact Investing work?

How does Impact Investing work?

Impact investing requires investors to consider a company’s commitment to corporate social responsibility (CSR), or the sense of duty to positively serve society as a whole, before becoming involved with that company. This societal impact differs depending on...
The “Triple Bottom Line” Concept

The “Triple Bottom Line” Concept

The Triple Bottom Line Concept (TBL) is the idea that it is possible to run an organization in a way that not only earns financial profits but also betters people’s lives and helps the planet. Business strategist and entrepreneur John Elkington coined the term...