Responsible Investment Association Canadian RI Trends Report
The 2016 Canadian Responsible Investment Trends Report reveals that Canada’s responsible investment (RI) market is continuing to experience rapid growth. According to survey responses and secondary research undertaken by the RIA, assets in Canada being managed using one or more RI strategies increased from $1.01 trillion at the end of 2013 to $1.5 trillion as of December 31, 2015. This robust growth represents a 49% increase in RI assets under management over a two-year period. Canadian RI assets now account for 38% of total Canadian AUM (estimated at $3.986 trillion1), up from 31% two years earlier.