Socially Responsible ETF Overview

Socially responsible ETFs invest in the equity of companies that consider financial returns as well as social good. The term "socially responsible" is used broadly to cover principles such as company ethics, environmental friendliness and human rights.

Features and News

‘SHE’: Gender Diversity & Smart Beta Meet

ETF’s portfolio manager Lynn Blake discusses the firm’s award-winning ETF.

Daily Hot Reads

Tuesday Hot Reads: Billions Pour Into These Index Funds & ETFs

In anticipation of the fiduciary rule, assets have flocked to index funds.

Daily ETF Watch

ETF Watch: iShares Adds To iBonds Lineup

New muni fund targets securities maturing in 2023.

ETF Industry Perspective

VanEck: The Investment Case For Green Bonds

Beyond the desire to ‘do good,’ is there an investment rationale for holding green bonds in an investor’s portfolio?

ETF Report

 Five-Time Winner: 'SHE'

SSgA's new ETF targeting gender diversity swept five 2016 ETF.com awards.

ETF Report

 The Last Word: An Oasis In The World Of Finance

The ETF industry stands out in the field of finance for its collegial nature and its focus on investors.

ETF.com Analysis

Religion-Based ETFs Return With Real Promise

Over the last year, three religious-valued funds have launched, and show real promise.

ETF Report

 2016 ETF.com Annual Awards

Every year, ETF.com seeks to recognize the people, firms and products that took the ETF industry to the next level. Learn why the winners were selected and who the other finalists were.

ETF.com Analysis

Building A Socially Responsible Smart Beta ETF

Two recent investment trends converge in the ETF wrapper.