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Durham, NC 27701
November 16, 2020
On Monday, November 16th, Croatan Institute joined the US SIF Foundation in releasing its 2020 Report on US Sustainable and Impact Investing Trends. The Trends report has become the leading go-to resource on the state of sustainable investing in the United States. This year’s report identified more than $17 trillion in sustainable investing assets at the beginning of 2020.
Croatan Institute’s team has been involved in surveying, researching, and analyzing data for this report for the past 15 years. The report provides extensive data on environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing by 530 institutional investors, 384 money managers, and 1,204 community investing institutions.
Ellen Dorsey, Executive Director of the Wallace Global Fund, a leader in mission related investing and a funding partner of Croatan Institute, noted, “Amidst compounding crises, it is not sufficient to simply fund good causes; we must also align our investments with our mission. We support the US SIF Foundation’s research as a critical tool to track crucial trends in the industry and ensure our own investments remain in alignment with our mission to support people-powered movements, to advance democracy and rights, and to fight for a healthy planet.”
Highlights from this year’s report include:
The executive summary is available here.