What Do I Get Out of ESG Investing?

What is ESG? It stands for not only ethical factors used to measure a company's Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) impact, but also a powerful investment tool.

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing – it’s about wisdom and smart choices. It’s about strategies aimed at managing risk, uncovering opportunities, meeting mandates, and reaching financial goals. At Natixis Investment Managers, our approach to ESG begins with a deep dive into our clients’ objectives. We work with clients to create a solutions-based approach to help meet them, drawing on the expertise of our 20+ independent asset managers.

Unique Structure with Specialized Affiliates
Our multi-affiliate approach offers unique access to ESG investing solutions to match our clients' needs according to their ESG journey.

You’re invited to explore our offerings, from fixed income, global equity, and custom indexing to ESG investments in retirement plans.

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Today’s Complex ESG Landscape

ESG isn’t a singular problem. And it won’t be solved with a singular approach. One thing is clear: As ESG gains momentum around the world, investors of all kinds are paying attention. And for good reason. We believe sustainable investing in the US will continue to grow at a healthy pace.

Assets in sustainable investments have grown in recent years
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Source: USSIF Report on US Sustainable and Impact Investing Trends 2020

Research Shows that Demand for ESG Investing is Front and Center for Investors
Research from the Natixis Center for Investor Insight reveals that interest in responsible investing is growing every year — and there's growing evidence that investors are paying attention. As investors warm up to the potential of ESG, our research takes a deep dive into 5 key questions.

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Individuals, professional investors and
institutions all see the value in ESG
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ESG Investing Can Work in Theory. And in Action.

Sustainable Funds Drove Employee Participation in Company’s 401(k).
In 2017, Shelton Group was looking for a 401(k) plan investment that aligned with the company’s mission. Working with their financial advisor, they added the Natixis Sustainable Future Funds® as a Qualified Default Investment Alternative (QDIA) in July 2017.

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* Kendra Forsythe was not paid for her testimonial. Her experience may not be the experience of other customers and is not indicative of future performance or success.

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No matter what your approach to ESG investing, we have a solution to help you achieve your clients' goals.


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