Hot Reads: ESG Under Fire

Plus, what its critics are not understanding about the investment arguments for it.
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ESG on the Edge (CNBC)
Controversy weighs on sustainable ETFs.


What 'Woke Investing' Critics Are Missing (Institutional Investing)
Politicians who argue ESG forces an agenda on companies that has nothing to do with profitability may be swapping one set of values for another.


Inflation Sets the Scene for the Fed (Yahoo Finance)
This week's inflation readings are the last big economic data points that may sway the Fed's next policy decision.


White House: Crypto Mining Threatens Climate Efforts (Advisor Perspectives)
The conclusion thrusts the Biden administration into the center of an already raging debate over the carbon footprint of digital assets.


Can Ag ETFs Continue to Soar After a Great August? (Benzinga)
Global food prices are surging at the fastest pace ever as the war in Ukraine has disrupted crop supplies.


Stock/Bond Correlation Switch-up (CFA Institute)
Has the hedge property overtaken the investment property of fixed income assets?


The Bullish Case (The Irrelevant Investor)
The economy is driven by the consumer, and they're still spending at record numbers, even after inflation.


Whither the ESG Revolution? (Jackson Hole Economics)
Progress will require effective incentives, and creating them is far from straightforward. is the single source for ETF intelligence. We provide real-time ETF news and analysis to educate investors and drive financial knowledge in the space. Our personalized and accurate information, alongside industry-leading financial tools, are depended upon to develop winning investment and financial decisions. At, we strive to serve both the individual investor as well as the professional financial advisor to educate and grow the ETF community.