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Applying ESG integration to mitigate risks, enhance returns

WITH ESG now firmly on the radar of asset owners, we have seen owners assessing external portfolio managers to ensure that they are fully embedding environmental, social, and governance integration into their strategies and processes and not just bolting on ESG data and tools to their existing...

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ESG analysis: Is judgment more important than data?

OVER the past two years, CFA Institute and the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) have gone around the world to better understand the current state of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) integration.

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Four areas of misunderstanding around ESG integration

MANY people perceive that environmental, social and governance (ESG) integration means sacrificing performance, because they believe that ESG integration is the same as screening out companies and sectors from their investment universe.

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Training, buy-in key to ESG integration

IT'S NO secret that although the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) job market has skyrocketed, investment firms and sell-side research providers have found it hard to recruit professionals with both ESG knowledge and investment experience.