2015 Year in Review: Investor Demand Drives Rise of Specialist Indexes

ESG (environmental, social and governance)-driven indexes emerged as a growing area of interest among investors.


To help investors integrate ESG into their investment strategies, FTSE Russell’s ESG arm announced plans to roll out a ratings data platform next year (IMD, Sept. 14), which will make available to subscribers raw data on European, Asian and American companies. FTSE ESG already provides benchmarks, data, analytics, and the FTSE4Good index series to investors who want to integrate ESG factors into their portfolios, and is now responding to growing demand from institutional investors—rather than ju

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a WatersTechnology account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: