Why is data so important to sustainable investors?
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
March 2021
Sustainability topics in a nutshell with Ethic co-founder Jay Lipman
Why is data so important to sustainable investors?

When deciding whether or not to invest in a company, shouldn't you consider as much data and information about it as possible? Yeah, we agree.

That's what sustainable investors do, we look at the financial information AND data about how a company acts, including its footprint on the natural world, how it treats people, and how it's run. If that data is out there, why would you ignore it when choosing your investments? In this video we cover this simple but important idea, that data is crucial to sustainable investors!

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Jay Lipman, a co-founder of Ethic, is driven by the need to address climate and environmental risks with the resources to which we each have unique access. He has been ranked among the Forbes 30 Under 30: Social Entrepreneurs.