Young investors over three times as likely to invest in ESG than over 65s

Mark Battersby
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Young investors in the UK (18-24 years-old) are over three times as likely to invest in ESG, green and impact funds than older people (65+ years old), according to the inaugural Saltus Wealth Index. The Saltus Wealth Index surveyed more than 1,000 people in the UK with investable assets over £250,000 to understand their thoughts and feelings about the UK economy, their own wealth and the issues that matters most to them personally. When asked about their investment choices, almost two-thirds (64%) of respondents stated they invest in ESG, green or impact funds; this increased to eight...