Covid-19 pandemic will drive ESG investing 'skywards': deVere

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The coronavirus pandemic and its economic fallout will trigger a ‘skyward surge' in sustainable, responsible and impactful investing over the next 12 months, according to the CEO of deVere Group. The prediction from Nigel Green comes as Bloomberg analysis reveals that the average ESG fund fell by half the decrease registered by the S&P 500 Index over the same period during the covid-19 crisis.  Green commented: "The coronavirus pandemic will trigger a ‘skyward surge' in sustainable, res...

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Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.