The US SIF Foundation's Center for Sustainable and Responsible Investment has launched a new online course on the Fundamentals of Sustainable and Responsible Investment.
Sustainable and responsible investing continues to grow rapidly. According to US SIF, one out of every nine dollars under professional management in the United States is invested utilizing SRI strategies. It’s essential that financial advisors and other financial professionals obtain the knowledge necessary to keep up with SRI demand.
This online course is a great new resource for financial advisors and other financial professionals. The course blends instruction and scenario learning that will enable you to talk about SRI with clients, incorporate SRI into investment portfolios and understand the latest trends and research. Upon completion of this course, you will receive a certificate and have a better understanding of this rapidly growing industry.
Fundamentals of Sustainable and Responsible Investment will take approximately 3 hours to complete and is self-paced to fit into your busy schedule.
The course includes:
- An overview of SRI
- SRI Portfolio Construction and Investment Selection
- Current SRI Trends and Issues
- Communicating your SRI Expertise with Clients