Do the right thing and still make money
By Mark Atherton, The Times
The start of Good Money Week today will once more reveal the divided views about ethical investment. Enthusiasts will argue that the amount of money held in ethical funds has trebled in the past decade to £16.7 billion. Critics will contend that this represents little more than 1 per cent of funds under management and that by going ethical you will restrict your investment options. Are you determined to go green, or are you yet to be persuaded? We weigh up the issues.