ESG funds outperform in market turmoil

ESG funds are outperforming conventional funds according to data from Bloomberg.

Bloomberg has analysed 2800 ESG funds and found around 400 still have positive returns for 2020 before Friday 20th March and 45 of these still had returns of 10%. Older ESG funds performed better with 70% of positive funds dating back to at least 2015.The best performing funds so far are the Martin Investments Eco Investing and the Ari Global Opportunities fund, both up almost 40% this year.