Almost half of the surveyed global investors identified the lack of robust ESG data as the biggest barrier to ESG adoption.
The total return product will integrate ESG factors in the investment process.
Investors in emerging markets (EM) should apply artificial intelligence (AI) to unstructured data for better ESG analysis, says a report from Amundi and the International Finance Corporation (IFC).
The region has diverse regulatory regimes, and there are clear leaders and laggards, Sustainalytics finds.
Fund managers that make use of proprietary ESG information are usually “leaders” in the ESG space, according to Morningstar.