How to invest in improving our world - from recycling to electric cars
Those are just three of the things that companies held by investment trust Impax Environmental Markets produce.
If you thought investing to make the world better, was all about ethical funds that just avoid tobacco, arms and oil, then think again.
It is possible to invest your money with companies that are trying to answer the questions that the world is throwing at us, improving the environment and making the most of scarce resources – and make a profit from that.
On this Investing Show, published on 5 October 2018, Jon Forster, of Impax Environmental Markets, joins us to explain what this interesting investment trust does and what he has learnt in almost two decades of investing this way, through both boom and bust.
The trust focuses on energy, water, waste and sustainable food and within those categories are some companies doing fascinating things. Watch the video to find out more.