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Green Your Portfolio to Reduce Risk

Sara Murphy
July 26, 2013

Unless you're a 20-year-old, trust-fund baby with an underdeveloped prefrontal cortex, you probably think a lot about risk when you manage your investment portfolio. You might be surprised to hear that considering non-traditional factors, such as environmental management, may help to reduce risk in your holdings.

John Vechey of PopCap Games recently joined The Motley Fool for a climate change summit. Among his guests were Stu Dalheim, vice president of shareholder advocacy at Calvert Investments, and Todd Larsen, director of corporate responsibility for Green America.

In the video below, Larsen tells Foolish investors how greening your portfolio can provide comparable or even improv