Senior Research Analyst
SRI, ESG, CSR, UNPRI…the investment industry is notorious for its prolific use of acronyms, and the responsible investment industry is certainly no exception. In this paper we outline how Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) analysis can lead to better investment outcomes, and we break down a few myths surrounding ESG.
In this paper we discuss…
What ESG is, and why it’s not the same as ‘ethical investments’
Why ESG analysis can help an investor make better informed investment decisions by understanding how companies manage their intangible drivers
How ESG analysis covers more than environmental performance – an in-depth analysis of the ‘S’ and the ‘G’ can also help investors find mispriced securities
Why responsible investments and strong financial returns do not need to be mutually exclusive
Why engaging with companies on ESG issues can lead to better investment outcomes
Read the full report here.
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