There is no single and correct way for a company to adopt good ESG practices, but it’s clear that major institutional investors are increasingly judging companies by ESG criteria.
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More investors than ever are expecting fund managers to allow for Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues, but what are the major factors for 2019?
There is gathering evidence that socially responsible investing (SRI) is not just about doing the right thing, but it does not detract from returns and investors who focus on it are likely to be rewarded.
ESG investing is becoming more of a mainstream consideration for investors. Asset managers are facing the challenge of having to meet clients’ non-material requirements as well as their long-term financial goals.
Cuffelinks reader, Josh, asks: “Can you tell me about Impact Investment, how do I do this, and where do I go?” The market is gradually unlocking the challenges and potential of this sector.
Michael Porter’s ‘Shared Value’ is about creating value for both business (financial) and society (impact). It’s proactive, not reactive. And investment managers are in his sights.
Social impact investing is an emerging new asset class that provides opportunities for investors to generate both a financial and a social return.
The UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) initiative helps navigate the increasing environment, social and governance issues that face us today. What’s next on the ‘to do’ list?