An article published on April 4, 2017 in The Edge Malaysia reports that (l)ocal funds that adhere to the environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) criteria are performing well in both the conventional and shariah space. This has boosted investor confidence in such funds.”
One of the funds profiled in the article is the wholesale Malaysian ESG Opportunity Fund. According to the article, it is “the first of its kind to invest in only local stocks.”
You may read the article on The Edge Malysia internet site.