The rise of ESG in investment research
April 17, 2019The rise of ESG in investment research
One of the dominant themes in financial markets at the present time is the rapidly rising demand for sustainable investing based on a closer examination of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors.
Scotiabank in association with Wilson Willis, hosted a roundtable discussion with diverse group of participants, examining how the various factors in E, S and G are driving investors and asset managers to act, and addressing the many questions raised by the trend.
Having led the initiation of ESG research at Scotiabank since 2018, Patrick Bryden, Director, Equity Research, provides his insights as a panelist.
Download the February 2020 roundtable report on ESG and sustainable investing: Challenges and opportunities.