Evidence of Market Failure

Young plant shooting out of old tree

The ethical investment market has expanded significantly over recent years, with net retail sales of ethical funds reaching a record high of £1.1 billion in 2018. Ethical funds accounted for over 12 per cent of all sales over the first 11 months of 2018, a sharp increase on the 2 per cent of sales they accounted for in 2017. This newfound development is acknowledged by Financial Advisers themselves.