Investors have grown increasingly aware of the influence of sustainability on corporate performance and risk management.
Institutional investors are requesting strategies customized to meet specific challenges such as reducing carbon risk or tilting a portfolio towards specific environmental, social or governance factors. Some are asking for ways to measure the positive impact of their investments.
Our investment focus
The use of ESG factors - environmental, social and governance - in investment strategies has accelerated in recent years as investors have come to understand the value of non-financial material data to risk management and performance.1 Especially as ESG reporting has become more widespread, investors have come to view this data as an important contributor to investment decision-making.