Warren Buffett, ESG and the end of cash: This year's best Xmas reads

Lawrence Gosling's top financial books

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Stuck on what to buy the financial services professional in your life for Christmas? How about an investment book? Lawrence Gosling picks out his favourites from the titles that have hit our desks this year.

The steady rise of impact investing has been a noticeable trend that has developed post-Lehmans but has actually been going on much longer. 2017 saw the launch of a number of ‘impact' funds, but much like the associated ideas of 'ESG' or 'sustainable investing', there are a number of definitions and variations. A wonderful book that attempts to pull these together is Conscious Investing, edited by Christin ter Braak-Forstinger and published by Harriman House. Christin is an ‘impact' investor and the book is a series of chapters from different authors, all with impeccable knowledge and...

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