The rise of ESG principles has driven capital out of fossil fuels but created lucrative opportunities for those still willing to invest in the space.
De-risking and green securitisation will help unlock much-needed institutional capital for sustainable infrastructure projects in Asia, say executives at multilateral development banks.
While gender lens investing metrics are still lacking, some experts say that rushing out a strict taxonomy at an early stage could constrain growth for the budding sector.
For the Year of the Ox, AsianInvestor offers predictions on some key market developments. Today: Will ESG greatly shift asset owners' investing approaches?
New European Union regulations being introduced in March will raise the bar for ESG reporting and could well hurt the appeal of energy- and carbon-intensive stocks.
As investor interest in sustainable assets continues to rise, a big challenge is how to ensure fund managers live up to their ESG claims.