December 7

Institutional Investors Launch ‘ESG Book’ To Standardize Sustainable Data

By Anna Gordon

A group of major financial institutions, investors, and businesses, including HSBC, Deutsche Bank, and Swiss Re, have launched the “ESG Book,” developed by asset manager Arabesque, as a source for corporate sustainability information based on the 10 principles of the UN Global Compact.

The aim of the “ESG Book” is to make environmental, social, and governance (ESG) data more widely available and comparable through a digital platform, and it will follow five principles:

Source: Chief Investment Officer (link opens in a new window)

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