Bloomberg’s Gerard Francis looks at the challenges that capital markets firms face when trying to incorporate alternative datasets.
State Street is teaming up with Harvard professor George Serafeim to create solutions that help institutional investors find ESG materiality.
HedgeSPA platform combines in-house and vendor ESG data for more comprehensive coverage of a larger target investment universe.
With years of experience creating ESG benchmarks, Kuh will lead Truvalue's entry into providing ESG indexes.
An analysis of some of the major initiatives to improve corporate reporting of environmental, social and governance factors to help investors better price-in risks and opportunities and make meaningful comparisons of company performance.
Mobius will use Bloomberg's Aim, Port, and EMSX software to execute a single strategy in improved corporate governance and an ESG pathway.
Data and technology have a co-dependent relationship, for better or for worse.
The dedicated section on ESG disclosures will include research conducted by independent research specialists and ESG research from banks and brokers.
It’s a trio of problems: Mifid II’s data problem; blockchain projects stalled; and data quality issues for machine learning.
Alternative and ESG datasets hold the promise of delivering better and more predictable returns for investors, but are some firms underestimating the amount of work required to integrate these into their strategies?
Clients of Eagle Investment Systems now have access to the S-Ray sustainability analysis tool.
State Street Global Exchange’s head of research says investors still struggle to measure ESG impact on their portfolios, despite growing demand for ESG insights.
The returns from ESG are undeniable, and in the world of Wall Street, that means more than partisan perspectives.
Nasdaq has bolstered its Analytics Hub with four new sources of alternative data.
While ESG data is gaining prominence, institutional investors are increasingly looking to incorporate climate change information into the portfolio construction process.
The relatively nascent alternative data industry is creating challenges for asset managers, specifically when it comes to a lack of historical data and a lack of talent that can interrogate the data.
The San Francisco-based company will use the investment to expand its language coverage and its AI-driven predictive analytics.
The first tool from Deutsche Bank’s Data Innovation Group analyzes companies’ values based on ESG and other factors, and public perception of a company’s ESG efforts.
Traders and portfolio managers use the data to assess risk and to develop portfolios that are environmentally conscious.
John takes a look at some of 2017's key trends, including regulation, cybersecurity and artificial intelligence.
TruValue's tests show that stocks with good ESG scores plucked from the S&P500 outperform the index as a whole over five years.
ESG Peer View allows users to conduct industry and regional peer group analysis across ESG data metrics.
The FTSE Global Climate Index Series and FTSE ESG Index Series will support investors who want to incorporate ESG factors into passive investment strategies.
The platform builds on its partnership with TruValue and Arabesque to provide access to ESG data and analytics.