I compiled a list of the top socially responsible ETFs


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I have come across a list of passive funds geared towards ethical investment. I will include them here…

Australia

Betaplayers Global Sustainability Leaders ETF. Exposure to top 100 companies which are climate change leaders:

Russel Investments Australian Responsible Investment ETF. Tracks the ESG High Dividend Index, weighted towards companies that demonstrate positive environmental, social and governance characteristics:

https://russellinvestments.com/au/solutions/exchange-traded-funds/funds/RARIETF

Australian Ethical - Managed Funds. Ethical mutual funds focused on a variety of opportunities in the Australian market:

https://www.australianethical.com.au/managed-funds/

UK

UBS MSCI United Kingdom IMI Socially Responsible UCITS ETF. An ETF which invests in 162 sustainable companies listed on the London stock exchange:

http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/etf/snapshot/snapshot.aspx?id=0P00014DNB

Global

iShares Global Clean Energy UCITS ETF (GBP) | INRG. This ETF allows investors to put money into global companies which produce energy from solar, wind and other renewable sources.

http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/etf/snapshot/snapshot.aspx?id=0P0000956B

US

NuShares ESG U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF. A band ETF which screens for the performance certain environmental, social and governance, or ESG, criteria when selecting securities…

http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/etf/snapshot/snapshot.aspx?id=0P0001BC9W

iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF. It tracks the MSCI ESG Select Index, a smaller index of only 250 companies deemed by MSCI as socially responsible.

http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/etf/snapshot/snapshot.aspx?id=0P00002DCV

iShares MSCI KLD 400 Social ETF. It tracks the investment results of an index composed of US companies focused on sustainability…

https://www.ishares.com/us/products/239667/ishares-msci-kld-400-social-etf

iShares MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target. A funds which gives exposure to emerging market equities with a lower carbon exposure than that of the broader market.

http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/etf/snapshot/snapshot.aspx?id=0P00014DXN

SPDR® SSGA Gender Diversity Index ETF. Gender diversity funds. Tracks the performance of US large cap companies adopting gender diversity practices for senior leadership positions.

http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/etf/snapshot/snapshot.aspx?id=0P000176ZT

Change Finance Diversified Impact U.S. Large Cap Fossil Fuel Free ETF. An etf which follows a strict methodology to measure the performance of an equally weighted portfolio of 100 large cap US companies that meet certain environmental, social and governance standards, according to a prospectus sheet.

http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/etf/snapshot/snapshot.aspx?id=0P0001BDF0

China

KraneShares MSCI China Environment Index ETF. The fund focuses on chinese companies contributing to an environmentally sustainable economy.

http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/etf/snapshot/snapshot.aspx?id=0P00015T30


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That’s brilliant - I will have a look!