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ESG funds are beating the market and raking in cash. Here are the top stocks they own

Morgan Stanley recently said that ESG will be the defining acronym of the next decade, likely to dominate financial markets during the 2020s.
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Socially responsible funds are attracting a record amount of cash as ESG investing grows in popularity, and companies that focus on environmental, social and governance factors are outperforming their peers, according to Bank of America.

Scanning ESG-focused funds, the firm found that the top 50 most commonly held stocks outperformed the bottom 50 stocks by 22 percentage points, while noting that these funds have seen 21 straight weeks of inflows.

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