Responsible investing is becoming an increasingly important part of the investment process. Increasing numbers of funds are coming to market with Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors incorporated in mandates and with associated benchmark indices, with greater use of ESG ratings and analysis. The reporting, measuring and monitoring of investments from an ESG perspective is therefore likely to become a key consideration for investment managers and asset owners in the future.
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This webinar will take a look at ESG investing and some of the implications for investment managers, including:
- Increasing importance of sustainable and responsible investment, such as integrated, impact and socially responsible
- Examples of how ESG is incorporated within the investment management process
- Implications for post-trade; to what extent monitoring and reporting could become a mainstream requirement
- HSBC’s initiatives as published in the Group’s ESG Update, April 2018