3 ESG Funds to Round Out Your Investment Portfolio

Catherine Brock, The Motley Fool
·5-min read
3 ESG Funds to Round Out Your Investment Portfolio

Investors are flocking to ESG (environmental, social, and governance) funds in particular, dumping a net $97 billion into ESG ETFs and sparking the launch of some 200 new ESG ETFs in 2020 alone. Why have ESG funds become so popular? As a broader point of comparison, the S&P 500 ESG index has outperformed the standard S&P 500 index over the last one-year, three-year, and five-year time frames.