What is Return on Equity?

One of the criteria we look at when selecting companies to include within our Global Leaders portfolio, return on equity (ROE) is a financial metric that measures a company’s profitability by calculating the amount of net income returned as a percentage of shareholder equity. ROE is an important measure of a company’s financial health because it indicates how efficiently a company is using its shareholders’ capital to generate profits.

ESG Investing

ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) investing has become increasingly popular in recent years, with many investors incorporating ESG factors into their investment decisions. This approach takes into account not only financial performance, but also the environmental and social impact of the companies being invested in, as well as the quality of their governance structures.

An introduction to ETFs

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have become a popular investment option in recent years. In fact, ETFs have grown to become a multi-trillion-dollar industry, and their popularity is only increasing. But what exactly are ETFs, and why are they so popular?

What does ‘quality’ investing mean?

Investing can be a daunting task for many people, and the abundance of investment options can make it even more confusing. Some investors may prefer a more active approach, seeking quick profits through frequent trades, while others may choose a more passive approach, focusing on long-term growth through buy-and-hold strategies. But which approach is the best?