Governor Gianforte, Board of Investments Block ESG Investing of State Funds
January 25, 2023
HELENA, Mont. – Governor Greg Gianforte and the Montana Board of Investments today announced the State of Montana has reaffirmed its commitment to maximizing returns on the over $26 billion in investments of the state’s financial assets, not advancing a political agenda through Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) investing.
“As the State of Montana invests its financial assets, our priority is and should always be maximizing returns for our shareholders – the people of Montana,” Governor Gianforte said. “On my watch, we won’t undermine taxpayers’ returns on investmen...