Monday
May 15
2017

The peculiarities of ESG investing in China

Investors looking to integrate environmental, social and governance (ESG) into emerging market investments face a trade-off between principles and maintaining desired exposure to each market. The dilemma is particularly pronounced for passive investors who use the few exchange-traded funds (ETFs) available on the market. In a recent report, Morningstar analyzed the relative weightings of emerging market countries in MSCI’s ESG-themed indices the ETFs use.

Source: http://www.international-adviser.com/news/1035813/peculiarities-esg-investing-china (link opens in a new window)

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Investing
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financial services, governance, investment fund, sustainability