Are you happy to invest your retirement savings in companies whose products kill millions of people each year? Unbeknownst to you, you may already be doing just that. Big Tobacco’s lucrative stocks have made them popular choices in long-term investment portfolios all over the world – and your pension fund might be financing the industry. In a heartfelt speech, oncologist Bronwyn King lays out the ethical and economic case against investing in cigarette companies. getAbstract believes her impassioned plea may prompt you to take a closer look at your pension plan.
In this summary, you will learn
- Why investing in Big Tobacco is unethical and
- Why tobacco stocks are risky investments in the long term.
About the Speaker
Radiation oncologist Bronwyn King is the founder and CEO of Tobacco Free Portfolios.