Transitioning: Do we want a clean world or just a clean portfolio?

Greenwashing is a major concern

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Steven Levin of Quilter Investors
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Steven Levin of Quilter Investors

For sustainable investment to succeed, for both investors and the planet, people need to know exactly what it is they are investing in and whether the product’s green credentials marry up with what they were expecting.

Accurate and detailed data and information, therefore, is going to be key to avoiding accusations of greenwashing being thrown at business and investment houses. Research has shown greenwashing to be...

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