Practical analysis for investment professionals

ESG


ESG (In)Efficiency

Passive ESG investing has become increasingly active. It’s time for a rethink.

ESG Fixed-Income Exposure: Index Providers Respond to Asset Manager Demand

The rapid expansion of ESG indexes continues to gain momentum and diversify across asset classes.

Asset Owners “COP” In on Climate Change

As COP27 is set to kick off, 85% of asset owners believe ESG is “very” or “fairly” material to investment policy.

Book Review: Investing in the Era of Climate Change

Bruce Usher identifies both what the implications of climate change are for the investment community and how investment capital allows us “to save us from ourselves.”

Book Review: Purpose and Profit

The importance of ESG factors has been accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic, making George Serafeim's book essential reading.

Book Review: Your Essential Guide to Sustainable Investing

Larry Swedroe and Samuel Adams's book is a good starting point for those seeking to understand the history and current practices of sustainable investing.

Renewable Energy Funds: Through a Gender Lens

As ESG investing continues to grow, applying a gender lens to public equity funds focused on climate solutions is critical.

Scenario Planning and Net-Zero

When it comes to the net-zero transition, energy investors must consider various outcomes since the outcomes are, well, so various.

ESG Integration: Lessons from US Insurers

What are US insurers saying and doing around ESG?

A Paradigm Shift in Investing — Are You Ready?

When it comes to ESG, DEI, and advances in data and technology, this time really is different.