Research

“Fund Transparency: Exploring the ESG Quality of Fund Holdings” – MSCI – March 31, 2016

  In March 2016 MSCI published a research paper entitled, “Fund Transparency:  Exploring the ESG Quality of Fund Holdings.” The executive summary explains: “MSCI ESG Research is introducing the concept of ESG Quality with the calculation of a Fund ESG Quality Score across over 21,000 mutual funds and ETFs. Funds with higher scores are comprised […]

“oekom Country Rating 2016: sustainability assessment of 56 countries and the European Union” – oekom research AG – March 8, 2016

In its February 2016 newsletter, the German sustainability rating company oekom research AG announced the publication of its latest Country Rating. “In its latest Country Rating, oekom research assessed a total of 56 nations, including all the EU, OECD and BRICS nations, as well as key Asian and South American countries in terms of their […]