Meghan & Prince Harry extend their wings into the Ethical Investment space
Per an article released in today's New York Times, Meghan and Harry are joining up as 'impact partners' with the sustainable / ethical investing firm Ethic.
Harry and Meghan say that they were introduced to the firm through friends. Ethic advise that Meghan and Harry have both invested in the company and, have some investments managed by Ethic as well. Ethic was founded in 2015 and has tripled assets under management in the past year.
Meghan told the New York Times DealBook during a joint interview with Prince Harry. “You don’t have the luxury to invest. That sounds so fancy.” Meghan added “my husband has been saying for years, ‘Gosh, don’t you wish there was a place where if your values were aligned like this, you could put your money to that same sort of thing?’
"Harry and Meghan are hoping that their involvement would help democratize investing, making people, especially younger people, more deliberate in their choices and conscious of investing in sustainable companies."