Last week, I was delighted to be asked to speak at the inaugural Responsible Asset Owners Global Symposium in London. More and more investors are – quite rightly – thinking about how to incorporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into their investment choices. But there is still a lot of uncertainty about what this means, and in particular, what framework investors should use to assess ESG performance. This is creating confusion not only amongst investors, but also for consumers, businesses and regulators.
Takeaways from the Responsible Asset Owners Global Symposium