The update from Mike focused more around why sustainable investing. Mike is the sole manager of the Sustainable Leaders Fund which is a FTSE All Share Strategy. He co-manages the Sustainable Diversified and World Strategies.
Mike has over 20 years’ experience, seeing assets rise from under £100 million to over £3 billion over that time. He believes now is a perfect time with consumer habits changing. The old term was ethical, and he feels this is being replaced by sustainable. There is not much difference between the two, other than ethical uses negative screening whereas sustainable uses positive screening. Ethical was very much you shouldn’t do this. Sustainable is more about how you are changing….read more