State Street: The Investing Enlightenment

How Principle and Pragmatism Can Create Sustainable Value through ESG.

There are significant challenges in our world today, ranging from deep income inequality to climate change. There are also advances in understanding and analysis that allows us to take a pragmatic approach to a critical but seemingly elusive question: How can we leverage the capital markets to improve not just risk-adjusted returns, but our society as a whole? In other words, how can we create sustainable value?

The goal with this research is to provide a pragmatic approach to ESG integration that delivers on the principle of sustainable value creation through risk-adjusted returns.

You can read the full research report here