23 Aug, 2021
Eco Warriors are a force for change in the natural world. Armed with their savings and their conscience, they invest in green companies and tackle environmental issues like the climate crisis, carbon neutrality and renewable energy. All while aiming to grow their savings too.
1.8 million savers and investors in the UK
Mostly younger (25-34)
More women than men
More than half…
✓ Limit single use plastic
✓ Reduce food waste
✓ Shop locally
More than a third…
✓ Cut down on meat
✓ Buy from sustainable brands
✓ Shop second hand
✓ Cut down travel carbon
Funds suggested by Morningstar
We work with global research firm Morningstar who supply us with data every three months. We then map the funds to each type of investor and their stated preferences.
The Eco Warriors funds:
Feature in Sustainable Investment – Environmental Sector Overall category: these are non-diversified funds that invest in environmentally-oriented industries, such as renewable energy or water.
Are broadly available to retail investors through mainstream platforms
Have an overall Morningstar rating of 4 or 5 stars (out of 5)
Have an High and Above Average Morningstar Sustainability Rating
Have a Carbon Risk Score of under 10
The links below will take you to Morningstar hosted factsheets, where you can read their technical research view and assess a funds sustainability rating and its Environmental, Social and Governance scores.