Nov 9, 2020

Align your clients’ values to their investments via comprehensive ESG data

Funds focused on investing in firms with strong ESG (environmental, social and governance) profiles bounced back from the coronavirus-driven market sell-off in a big way this year. According to research from Morningstar’s Global Sustainable Fund Flows report, ESG funds hit a global record high of more than US$1 trillion AUM as of the end of June, with global inflows into sustainable funds during the second quarter of 2020 up 72% quarter over quarter. “The disruption caused by the pandemic has highlighted the importance of building sustainable and resilient business models based on multi-stakeholder considerations,” the report stated.