100% of UK asset managers have explicit ESG factor tests

Climate risk continues to grow in client demand, but governance retains top focus

James Phillips
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100% of UK asset managers have explicit ESG factor tests

Consideration of ESG factors is regularly embedded in the investment process of all UK investment managers, finds Russell Investments research.

In its annual ESG Manager Survey, published today (10 November), 100% of the UK managers surveyed reporting have explicit ESG factor investments in their process. This has been driven by client pressure...

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