Investor action on climate risk and sustainability is firmly embedded in the investment decision-making process. Our Sustainable Investment Hub brings you the latest SI insights and analysis from our researchers and specialists.
The FTSE All-World PAB Index achieves an average carbon emissions reduction of over 50% compared to the standard benchmark over a 10-year period, doubles the proportion of green revenue, and demonstrates a consistently higher TPI Management Quality Score.
The time to invest in the climate transition?
We have seen an increase in climate investing and this video discusses why now, from regulation to COP26,and what is driving this investment strategy.
What are asset owners saying about sustainable investment?
Our 2021 annual survey of the market conducts in-depth research to better understand how sustainable investment is perceived, considered and used by asset owners around the world.
Integrating ESG into institutional-grade US indexes
Carolyn Eagle, senior SI product manager, discusses Russell US ESG Indexes. A range of indexes designed for investors that want an institutional-grade benchmark with an improved ESG profile.
Combining climate considerations and carry factor into sovereign bond indexes
Sovereign debt investors are exposed to a range of climate risks that are typically not well understood or integrated in the investment process. Carrie Ho, product manager, fixed income and multi-asset, talks about combining climate considerations and carry factor into sovereign bond indexes.
The ghosts of sustainable investing's past, present and future
Twenty years ago, investors mocked the launch of the first ESG focused index called FTSE4Good. But two decades later, interest in ESG indexes is driving some of the biggest allocations of capital today.
COP26 Net Zero Atlas
One of the authors, Nicolas Lancesseur explains how our COP26: Net Zero Atlas surveys countries’ latest climate targets and mitigation strategies. How aligned are governments’ net zero pledges, current policies and NDC commitments?
Global climate change risks pose a major threat to countries, businesses and the planet. Investors are looking for explicit and quantitative indicators for investing in companies that manage climate transition risks and opportunities. This trend... Read more
This report discusses key trends and insights in the global green economy based on FTSE Russell Green Revenue data – a unique source providing granular, bottom-up information on corporate revenues from green products and services. Read it to... Read more
As pressure on investors to decarbonize their portfolios continues to mount, the importance of Scope 1 and 2 carbon intensity will only increase. In this paper, we survey the current state of corporate carbon disclosure and explore the challenges... Read more