Otago Daily Times
By Tom McKinlay, 22 Oct, 2018
Investors are looking to align their investments with their values, writes Tom McKinlay.
"Money, so they say, is the root of all evil today".
That was Roger Water's take on the subject back in 1973, in the chart-topping Pink Floyd song. And if the received wisdom has softened somewhat in the intervening years, the question is still out there: can money do good?
Well, there is some encouraging news on that front. More money is being invested in such a way as to avoid abetting the worst of intentions, the likes of cluster bombs and cigarettes, according to research on trends in New Zealand.