The term “responsible investor” has a dual meaning. It means a person who invests their money in companies and organizations that have “do good” practices and have a decent or high ESG score. An investor that utilizes the Socially Responsible or Impact Investing strategies when deciding what they want to invest in and is financially responsible about their financial future as well as building and/or growing their money.
They are individuals who invest not only in their financial future, but in the future and improvement of their society and/or the environment. By being engaged and informed about the companies and industries they decide to invest in, responsible investors can create a positive impact while also growing their money!