Listen, as Riverwater’s head of Investment Advisory, Greg Wait, shares his perspectives on ESG (responsible investing) and data for positive social and environmental impacts and competitive returns on the podcast Person and Planet by Purevant Living.
3 reasons why you should listen to the full episode:
- Discover how sustainability is incorporated into investments.
- Learn how you can get started investing sustainably.
- Find out how you can encourage your employer to incorporate sustainable investments in your 401(k) plan.
[02:20] Greg’s journey into sustainable investing.
[04:10] Defining responsible investing.
[09:09] The G (Governance) piece of ESG investing.
[16:32] The growth of responsible investing.
[19:46] How to incorporate responsible investments in your 401(k) plan.
[22:28] A collaborative approach between stakeholders and businesses for positive impact.
[24:00] How ESG data and responsible investments can lead to better long term risk adjusted returns.
[30:32] The engagement / divestment debate in responsible investing.
About Purevant Living and the Person and Planet Podcast
Purevant Living stands for health, wellness, the environment, and giving back. They aim to help companies develop brand identity through digital marketing, copy, creative content, social media management, podcasting and publications, to promote your product or service. Their motto focuses on highlighting “all things good” in the world. Through their podcast series, Person & Planet, they have created a platform to share the efforts of these individuals and organizations. In addition, Person & Planet magazine brings awareness to wellness and sustainability, including articles, company highlights, new product development, organizations, public policy, wellness and eco tips, recipes, artwork, and photography.
The Person & Planet Podcast shares “all things good within sustainability and wellness. Personal wellness and the health of our environment are intimately connected, so this series was created to combine awareness of these amazing initiatives, products, services, and businesses that benefit person and planet from around the world. Join us in spreading the word about “all things good” and stay tuned for the upcoming Person & Planet publication.”