Korea's sovereign wealth fund is working to balance out risk factors in its portfolio and taking a flexible approach in ESG investments, it revealed in a webinar hosted by AsianInvestor.
Following the launch of a new initiative, funds like Cbus and Australian Ethical explain how they are working to reduce their portfolio emissions and engage with investee companies.
The increasing transfer of wealth between generations is could set the stage for increasing family office interest in ESG and sustainability.
NZ Super's carbon exclusion policy has added demonstrable returns to its overall investment strategy while lowering portfolio risk, the sovereign wealth fund said in a new report.
Green bonds have become increasingly popular, but investors and borrowers should create a broader borrower carbon emission standard to combat climate change.
The increasing urgency of climate change will cause more scrutiny on asset owners and fund managers, while also leading to better and more universal standards for investment.