Delivering more than just financial returns

Responsible investing is a type of investment that seeks to grow investors’ savings while encouraging sustainable development, prosperity and the well-being of communities.

ESG Environment Social GovernanceCriteria

Our responsible investing approach combines several strategies to allow investors to use their savings as a lever for change. One of them is to analyze the environmental, social and governance (ESG) Environment Social Governancepractices of businesses before adding them to the portfolio of the Desjardins SocieTerra Funds.

Discover some of the companies in our responsible investing portfolios

See examples of companies held in our portfolios on December 31, 2021.

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SocieTerra Portfolios are made up of Desjardins SocieTerra Funds * and benefit from the same investment strategies.

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* SocieTerra Portfolios invest in all Desjardins SocieTerra Funds, with the exception of the SocieTerra 100% Equity Portfolio, which invests solely in Desjardins SocieTerra Funds that are made up of equities, such as the Desjardins SocieTerra Canadian Equity Fund, the Desjardins SocieTerra American Equity Fund, the Desjardins SocieTerra International Equity Fund, the Desjardins SocieTerra Diversity Fund, the Desjardins SocieTerra Environment Fund, the Desjardins SocieTerra Positive Change Fund, the Desjardins SocieTerra Cleantech Fund and the Desjardins SocieTerra Emerging Markets Equity Fund.

This information should not be construed as a recommendation to buy or sell the securities, products or services referred to, or as the sole basis for an investment decision.

The Desjardins Funds are not guaranteed, their value fluctuates frequently, and their past performance is not indicative of their future returns. Commissions, trailing commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with mutual fund investments. Please read the prospectus before investing. The Desjardins Funds are offered by registered dealers.