Institutional investors recognise climate change as one of the key long term risks, but many struggle to find a practical way to assess the impact on their investment portfolios. Looking at physical risk is one way to tackle the problem, DWS says.
CAER Chief Executive Officer Julia Leske speaks with [i3] Insights about the changes she has seen in attitudes towards ESG issues over the 10 years she has been with the ESG research firm.
Louise Lew from Willis Towers Watson and Ken Liow from Obsidian Capital argue that looking at ESG risks in isolation might make your portfolio vulnerable to unintended risks.
Building a sustainable future provides some good opportunities for emerging growth, Hermes’ Andrew Parry says.
The sectors with the highest median dividend payout ratios are also those that include the largest polluters. Is it possible to build an income strategy that takes ESG into account?
TIAA Investments has ESG specialists embedded in their real estate and farmland investment teams. Now, the asset manager has set its sight on integrating ESG into its fixed income strategies.
Engagement should lead to better outcomes, but is it a source of alpha?
Richard Brandweiner speaks about his decision to leave his role as CIO of First State Super and direct his efforts towards impact investing.
As a fiduciary, you are going to bear the brunt of ESG decisions, so you’d better monitor them, NZ Super Head of Responsible Investment says.