A range of solutions

As the infographic on this page shows, integrating ESG considerations throughout our investment process is an ongoing task, and we do not believe in a one-size-fits-all approach. ESG integration strategies focus on how significant ESG issues can be leveraged to achieve superior risk-adjusted returns. Examples include investments in renewable energy, sustainable agriculture, or gender and diversity leaders.

Thematic, impact-aligned and impact investments oriented towards the UN’s SDGs seek to make a positive social and/or environmental impact while also generating a financial return. Strategies based on such investments offer clients exposure to fast-growing sectors such as electric vehicles, education and water. A growing number of investors are using the SDGs as a reference point to align investments and impact goals, and they are working with companies they invest in to measure the impact of their products and services.