Blackrock’s iShares Introduces an ESG ETF

Blackrock is offering a range of sustainability-oriented ETF investments including:

ESG: “Evaluating and selecting companies based on their commitments to positive environmental, social and governance business practices. All iShares ESG funds also seek to track indexes that screen out civilian firearms, controversial weapons and tobacco.”

Thematic: Focus on a particular E, S, or G issue, for example clean energy or the diversity of a company’s workforce.

Impact: A targeted investment that is geared toward achieving both a measurable sustainable outcome alongside a financial return.

 

 

 

 

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