Report on US Sustainable and Impact Investing Trends 2020

Joshua Humphreys, Meg Voorhes

Contributors: Matt Aitken, Sharlene BrownChristi Electris, Farzana Hoque, David LeZaks, Susan Paykin, Christopher Phalen, Jaime Silverstein

November 2020

Working in collaboration with our client US SIF Foundation, Croatan Institute conducted extensive research and surveying of hundreds of asset managers and institutional investors in order to analyze key ESG trends across investment vehicles, strategies, and themes.

This year’s report found that sustainable and impact investing (SRI) assets now account for $17.1 trillion—or one in three dollars—of the $51.4 trillion in total assets under professional management in the United States. This represents a 42 percent increase over 2018.

The full report is available from US SIF’s website. The Executive Summary is available for download.


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