Interview – Align Values with Investment Goals Through ESG ETFs
- As investors look for new ways to diversify their core portfolio positions, more are considering socially responsible exchange traded fund strategies to target environmental, social and governance, or ESG, principles to better align one’s investment goals with his or her values.
“Really It’s a strand of responsible investing,” Martin Kremenstein, Senior Managing Director and Head of ETFs for NuShares by Nuveen, said at the Charles Schwab Impact Conference. “The idea that you would screen or score companies based on their environmental scores, their social scores – how they treat their workers; how they treat their customers, and in their governance – the board structure, the share class structure.”
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