The rise and rise of green investing


As more and more hedge fund managers look for ways to mine for alpha, green investing has started to hit the headlines. The idea that one can add alpha and invest responsibly is appealing and is spawning a new generation of environmental based managers, such as The Environmental Investment Partnership, which runs The Environmental Alpha Fund.

Green investing is a significant movement in which EDHEC-Risk’s recent survey has found many of its respondents are already heavily involved. In fact, nearly 90% of respondents consider environmental protection an investment theme and the same percentage plans to do more green