Monday
August 31
2020

Analysis: COVID-19 Pushes Social Issues to ESG Forefront

One of the many upheavals caused by the COVID-19 crisis has been some reordering of environmental, social and governance priorities for institutional investors.

While climate change and other environmental issues “were almost synonymous with ESG, the pandemic forced us to shift, and forced owners of capital to think about the other letters in ESG,” said Nathan S. Shetty, Chicago-based head of multiasset portfolio management for Nuveen LLC, the money management arm of TIAA-CREF.

 

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Source: Pensions & Investments (link opens in a new window)

Categories
Coronavirus, Investing
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coronavirus, ESG investing, impact investing