Are ethics something that should be considered when it comes to investing? Or should investors and managers wear blinders when it comes to where they are putting their money? Many mutual fund managers are considering this question due to the recent happenings in Sudan, Africa.

The moral nature of mutual fund manager Citizens Advisers, which manages the Citizen Funds, has persuaded the firm to write letters to the chief executives at approximately 20 of the companies within its portfolio, urging them to avoid Sudan investments as a protest against the violence and genocide going on there right now, according to Reuters.

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