ESG investors want to see tangible benefit of that commitment.
Lack of data and multiplicity of disclosure standards are challenges for investors.
Sustainability-focused monitoring requirements are growing and becoming more complex.
Net inflows are 49% higher than in the record full year 2020.
Three priority areas can facilitate the flow of capital to help achieve sustainability objectives.
Asset managers are applying more rigorous ESG-related analysis and seeking to provide greater transparency.
Investors will try to eliminate agricultural commodity-driven deforestation from portfolios by 2025.
The Trump administration had issued rules that made it more difficult to consider ESG in retirement plans.
More than eight in ten of asset owners globally are implementing or evaluating sustainable investment.