WHAT WE BELIEVE
A new generation of investors around the world is increasingly conscious of how business practices impact the environment and in turn, future generations. Many seek to align their values surrounding environmental sustainability, social issues, and responsible governance with their investment goals. BCD aims to achieve these dual objectives without forfeiting sound investment principles.
One of the best ways to improve the future of our planet is to improve tomorrow. We have the power to do so in many ways, by selecting the investments we make and how we choose to consume. We are the guardians of the future, as we choose to shape the world with ESG investing. Let's create a better future together.
ESG INVESTING OVERVIEW
ESG means investing in companies that are environmentally conscious, socially responsible, and use ethical governance practices. Given the widespread growing interest in ESG investing, investors cutting-edge tools to help them determine which portfolios to choose. BCD utilizes a data-driven approach that evaluates companies focused on environmental sustainability whose impact can be readily measured and reported. These include investments in energy, technology, automobiles, utilities, pharmaceutical and chemical industries that tend to be more prone to ESG advances.
Dimensional Fund Advisors offers a sustainability strategy that provides extensive coverage over a respective investment universe while also emphasizing the three dimensions of higher expected returns: smaller stocks with low relative price and high profitability. By integrating sustainability considerations with a well-diversified and a cost-effective portfolio, investors can pursue value-based investment goals without compromising investment principles and accepting lower expected returns.
ESG companies have outperformed their less sustainable counterparts.
Please see our client literature below to learn more about our investment philosophy.
GLOBAL SUSTAINABILITY FIXED INCOME PORTFOLIO
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Welcome to ESG investing with BCD Advisors. Our commitment is to provide responsible investors with investment options that align with their personal values. Broadly, we offer funds comprised of companies that meet higher standards regarding stewardship of the environment and its people.