Research

“Report: Fixed Income ESG Can Improve Risk Management, Returns” – Chief Investment Officer – April 25, 2018

On April 25, 2018 Chief Investment Officer covered a new report from the World Bank and Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) positing that a “growing body of research suggests that incorporating environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors into fixed income investing can not only strengthen risk management, but should also contribute to more stable […]

“Emerging market debt investors wary of ESG analysis” – Asia Asset Management – April 17, 2018

On April 17, 2018 Asia Asset Management covered a report published by BNY Mellon on April 12, 2018 entitled, “Debunking the ESG Myths in Emerging Market Debt.” According to the report, “(d)espite the clear benefits of ESG analysis, its adoption by EMD investors has been lacking. Investors mistakenly see ESG and EMD as incompatible.” The […]