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Planning to invest in ESG funds? Start small, but hold for long term

They have the potential to create wealth by circumventing hidden risks, but have limited track record

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ESG funds | Investments | Investors

Sarbajeet K Sen 

funds, investments, stocks, valuations, returns, investors, MFs, mutual funds, savings
These funds don’t invest in corporates that pollute the atmosphere or follow exploitative practices towards their manpower

Today is World Environment Day. If you have been asking yourself whether you can combine your concern for the environment with profitable investment, the answer is yes. Environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) funds offered by mutual fund houses offer an avenue to do so. Nine such funds are available currently.

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First Published: Sat, June 05 2021. 06:10 IST
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