Index Impact: Passive investors are actively tilting stock indexes toward sustainability

ImpactAlpha, Oct. 1 – Most investments in public equities are held in “passive” accounts that keep fees low by tracking standardized indexes such as the S&P 500. Most companies included in such indexes aren’t cutting their carbon emissions fast enough to forestall the worst impacts of climate change.  So major institutional investors are moving to change … Continue reading Index Impact: Passive investors are actively tilting stock indexes toward sustainability