Dustyn Lanz of Responsible Investment Association is part of this year's Wealth Professional Canada's Hot List.
RESPONSIBLE INVESTMENT ASSOCIATION
As responsible investing becomes a central pillar of asset management, the purview of the Responsible Investment Association will extend, and leading that charge is CEO is Dustyn Lanz.
The world’s largest asset managers are starting to embrace responsible investing, but investors should still be aware of where their money is going, Lanz told Global News recently. “Modern portfolio theory suggests that you need to be invested in all sectors and all industries to spread and manage … risk,” he said. “And so as a result, most conventional [investment] funds will be invested in everything, including weapons, tobacco and other industries that might be morally questionable.”