THE MAJORITY of Scottish investors want to back companies that make a positive contribution to society and the environment, as well as making money, yet most have never been offered ethical or sustainable investments, with more than half saying they do not know where their money ends up.

That is the upshot of new research from ethical bank Triodos, published to coincide with Good Money Week, a national campaign that aims to put responsible finance back on the agenda.

According to Triodos managing director Bevis Watts the findings show that most investors understand the power of money as a powerful tool for change.

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