Edelman's research indicated more institutional investors are choosing to invest in firms that embrace Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices. The study surveyed a total of 600 institutional investors in Japan, Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, the U.S. and the U.K.Last modified on Wednesday, 11 December 2019
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Institutional Investors Increasingly Investing in Firms with ESG Practices
- Wednesday, Dec 11 2019
- Markets & Investments
- Written by PFA News
In a recent survey by Edelman, 84% of institutional investors said maximizing shareholder returns can no longer be the primary goal of a corporation and 71% of respondents said companies that overemphasize shareholder returns will be partially responsible for consumer or employee activism. So reports 401kSpecialist.