This study was conducted to understand the materiality of non-financial disclosures from public companies, strengths and weaknesses of various investment strategies tied to companies environmental social and governance (ESG) practices and how investors evaluate company’s non-financial performance when making investment decisions.
A SWOT analysis of various investment strategies based on ESG in financial services across the globe was conducted by the research advisory team at iResearch Services. This information was included in the survey questionnaire to increase the relevance of the responses.
Billion USD Revenue & above
Environmental, social and governance factors have a positive impact on investors
87% Investors understood the practices carried out while evaluating the equities
57% investors were confident on how the investment team evaluates non-financial disclosures that relate to the environmental and social aspects of a company’s performance.