What is ethical investment?

Investing ethically means that you know what your money is doing and what it is funding.

Ethical investment is also known as sustainable investment and socially responsible investment (SRI). The term describes an investment process that incorporates environmental and social factors when selecting investments, in addition to the objective of achieving a competitive financial return.

What makes us different

While many ethical funds adopt one or two ethical investment methods, Australian Ethical applies three methods to identify positive investments: