Are you getting the best rate from your broker?
Compare your broker's rates now to find out if you can save money

Choose your broker below
Welcome to ETFdb.com. Please help us personalize your experience.

Select the one that best describes you

The two biggest trends in the world of ETFs over the last few years could be smart-beta and environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing.

While smart-beta seems to be working in investors’ favor and has seen its assets grow exponentially, ESG ETFs have pretty much stalled. Much of that stalling could be attributed to the sector’s historical pretenses, humble beginnings and underperformance.

But investors may want to take a look at ESG and socially responsible investing (SRI) ETFs once again.

ESG has evolved beyond simply excluding tobacco and gun stocks. Thanks to better screening methods and different methodologies, ESG ETFs have started to beat their standard index cousins in the returns department. And that may finally get investors excited. In the end, we may have reached the turning point for socially responsible ETFs.

To learn more about ETF Investing Strategies, click here.

Popular Articles

Thematic Investing Channel

An Olympic-Sized Chance for Video Game ETFs

The Global X Video Games & Esports ETF (HERO) and other video game ETFs are among the hottest...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Reaching Value With a High Dividend Strategy

Investors looking to bet on a value resurgence while being compensated for their patience can...

Retirement Income Channel

Read the NUSI Signs, Earn an Income Hedge

With the Nasdaq-100 Index on fire, the Nationwide Risk-Managed Income ETF (NUSI) stands out as an...


Content continues below advertisement