The speed with which ESG (and climate change, specifically) has shot up the agenda for institutional investors in 2019 is extraordinary.
Based on what we have learned at recent IMF/OECD/ADB events, Danae Kyriakopoulou (of OMFIF) and I have written a short article, which I am using on my Asia trip to both bring clients up to speed on the story, and also to help them manage the expectations of their own stakeholders. Please click on the link...
Conclusion? ESG for Central Banks is good for the asset managers’ product diversification story, and good for the argument for active over passive.
All feedback will be most welcome.