A majority of investors based in Asia-Pacific said that integration of environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategies has “significantly improved returns,” according to a survey conducted by State Street Global Advisors (SSgA).
SSgA performed a survey of 475 institutional investors, 39% of which were based in APAC – Japan, Singapore, Korea, Hong Kong, China and Australia. Of the APAC respondents, 70% said that ESG strategy had significantly improved returns, while 74% said that an ESG strategy had helped with managing volatility.
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