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Q3’23 Sustainable Funds Landscape for Canadian Fund Investors  

Sustainable funds show resilience in Q3 2023 

Sustainable investing has grown in popularity over recent years. As awareness of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors increases, more and more investors want to align their sustainable values with their investments, which has given rise to the sustainable funds market.

In the latest edition of our Canadian Sustainable Funds Landscape report, the data shows a continuous trend of sustainable funds holding a strong position in the market, despite facing challenges in Q3 2023:

  • Investors pulled $22.4 million from sustainable funds in Q3 2023, representing the first quarter of net outflows since Q2 2020. 

  • Even though the size of sustainable fund assets decreased 4.3% in Q3 2023, this still indicates a 13% increase over the last year.  

What does all of this mean for the future? The potential for continued growth. Thirteen new sustainable funds launched in Q3 2023, affirming that sustainability remains an important part of the Canadian market.

Read more about the market's performance, trends, and shifts in the full report. 

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What's Inside

  • The source of sustainable fund flows and asset size in Canada. 
  • Healthy growth of sustainable fund product development.

  • The top Canadian sustainable funds by net inflows, net outflows and asset size.

  • Performance of Canadian sustainable funds relative to peers. 

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