Has environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors increased or decreased in importance?
According to the results of our annual asset manager survey, the volume has been turned up on responsible investing, ESG integration is now universally recognized as an important consideration when analyzing investment opportunities. An increased number of firms are incorporating additional ESG metrics into their investment process, expanding their dedicated responsible investment resources and providing greater transparency through reporting.
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Key survey highlights
A 33% increase in survey respondents from last year, indicating the amplified focus on responsible investing
Active ownership continues to rise in prominence
An increased number of firms are incorporating additional ESG metrics into their investment process
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