Millennials lead the charge in responsible investing Millennials lead the charge in responsible investing http://www.federatedinvestors.com/static/images/fhi/fed-hermes-logo-amp.png http://www.federatedinvestors.com/daf\images\insights\infographic\lightbulb-seedling-small.jpg April 27 2020 April 16 2020

Millennials lead the charge in responsible investing

The coming USD 30 trillion wealth transfer from baby boomers to 75 million millennials is expected to drive the growth of responsible investing.
Published April 16 2020
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Infographic published April 16, 2020. Title: Millennials Lead the Charge in Responsible Investing Interesting in responsible investing is increasing across the board, and millennials lead the charge. Of the general population of investors, 71 percent were interested in 2015 and 85 percent were interested in 2019. Of millennials, 84 percent were interested in 2015 and 95 percent were interested in 2019. There is also interest from high net worth millennials1. 88 percent review the ESG2 impact of their investment holdings. 66 percent work for or own a company actively integrating ESG2 values into its business practices. 46 percent discuss values-based investing with their professional advisor. 1 High-net-worth individuals have at least 3 million dollars in investable assets. 2 ESG stands for environmental, social and governance investing. Information sources for this graphic included: MSCI, 2020; Investments and Wealth Institute, 2019; U.S. Trusts’ Insights on Wealth and Worth, 2018.