Why its time for business leaders to integrate ESG into their firm’s DNA
It is high time we moved away from the perception that investments in areas of environmental and social impact might be counterintuitive to a corporation’s purpose of maximizing shareholder returns. Various studies have proved that today’s investors have a laser sharp focus on ESG performance of companies because firms that prioritize ESG performance fare far better in the stock market.
Long & Short of Markets: Why largecap IT stocks have an edge; non-ESG trade in vogue
While over 75 per cent of global energy sources are still dependent on oil, natural gas and coal, it’s very natural for a demand spike as economies come out of lockdowns globally. To make matters worse, supply side crunch is predominant in natural gas and oil. Hence, utilities worldwide are shifting to coal, which is drawing investors’ focus on coal miners, says Chakri Lokapriya of TCG AMC.
The ESG way to build a solid portfolio & improve the world around you too
ESG strategies are sustainable and have proven they can offer good returns. According to the Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing, February 2021 Sustainable Funds outperformed their traditional peers. The report also revealed how monies invested in sustainable businesses offer lower market risk.
Does your cryptocurrency investment fulfil ESG criteria?
Cryptocurrency is a once-in-a-lifetime investment opportunity based on a revolutionizing technology and looking away on account of half-truths is akin to missing the forest for the trees.