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SRI fund tool filter searches May 2019

June 10th, 2019

 

May 2019 saw the increase in use of Fund EcoMarket continue, with 1200 ‘unique users’ carrying out 3177 ‘clicks’ on the various filter options.

Pointing, once again, to the importance of being able to combine ethical/sustainable investment & ESG related information alongside core product and conventional financial information in one place the top 50 searched for items during the month were:

 

1.      Sustainability Themed
2.      OEIC/Unit Trust
3.      Equity
4.      Environmentally Themed
5.      Ethically Balanced
6.      Mixed Asset
7.      Environmental policy
8.      Global
9.      Coal, oil &/or gas majors excluded
10.  UK
11.  Invests in clean energy/ renewables
12.  Negative Ethical
13.  Equity Income
14.  Investment Trust
15.  Fracking and tar sands excluded
16.  Tobacco production avoided
17.  Climate change / GHG policy
18.  Deforestation / palm oil policy
19.  Limits exposure to carbon intensive industries
20.  Animal testing exclusion policy
21.  Clean energy themed
22.  Sustainability policy
23.  Not Set
24.  Sustainability themed
25.  ESG Plus
26.  Animal welfare policy
27.  Armaments manufacturers avoided
28.  Europe
29.  Passive Equity
30.  Plastics policy / reviewing plastics
31.  Fixed Interest
32.  Emerging Markets
33.  Unclassified
34.  Child labour exclusion
35.  Human rights
36.  Ethical policies
37.  Asia Pacific
38.  Gambling avoidance policy
39.  Pornography avoidance policy
40.  Social Themed
41.  Avoids companies with poor governance (new)
42.  Environmental damage and pollution policy (new)
43.  USA
44.  Europe Ex-UK
45.  Oppressive regimes exclusion policy (new)
46.  Responsible Ownership (FM company)
47.  Available via an ISA
48.  Nuclear exclusion policy
49.  Property
50.  Aims to generate positive impacts

 

Source: Google Analytics

 

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