Making Sense of Responsible Investment
S1: Episode 2
Hosts: Kirk Lapointe (Season 1) & Mark Ting (Season 2)
Featuring Ian Robertson, Odlum Brown Limited
What is responsible investment? If you choose to align your investment decisions with your values, what impact will it really have on the world? Are ethical investments good investments for your portfolio? On this episode of My Financial Life, host Kirk Lapointe, editor-in-chief of Business in Vancouver and adjunct professor at the UBC School of Journalism, speaks to UBC alumnus, Ian Robertson, vice-president, director, and portfolio manager at Odlum Brown Limited.
This episode of My Financial Life is sponsored by Odlum Brown Limited. Odlum Brown Limited is an independent, full service investment firm providing disciplined investment advice and objective value-based research with a singular focus on clients. Find out more at www.odlumbrown.com.
My Financial Life is a podcast mini-series about personal finance, produced by alumni UBC.
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