It’s Just Good Business: Using ESG in the Investment Process
Incorporating sustainability analysis in an investment strategy may help uncover opportunities and avoid potential risks.
- Following sustainable manufacturing practices may give companies long-term competitive advantages over companies that don’t.
- In the past, evaluating these types of opportunities and risks has been difficult, and somewhat subjective.
- But today, considering environmental, social, and governance factors — ESG — as part of the investment process can also be a smart strategy for pursuing long-term returns.