Corporate governance (CG) is important to investors, but it is more complex than first appearances would have you believe. With contemporary CG measures running the risk of oversimplifying a topic that is too complex to be captured in a single number, we introduce an indicators-based perspective of CG.
We discuss the five practical issues asset owners need to address when implementing a sustainability budget for environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations in multi-asset portfolios.
In our last paper we established how asset owners can include a sustainability budget alongside their risk and governance budgets. How to implement this at a total portfolio level is the next challenge that asset owners face. We believe that there are five practical issues asset owners need to address when implementing environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations across assets.
Schroders' experts, including Head of Stewardship Jessica Ground, discuss the importance of good corporate governance and the company's unique approach to measuring its success.
In the latest sustainability report we provide an update on the current state of play for sugar, and look at the legalisation of cannabis and climate challenges posed by feeding the planet.
SustainEx is a new research tool designed to quantify the positive contributions and negative impacts companies have on society.
Andrew Howard, Head of Sustainable Research, explains the rationale and analysis behind Schroders’ ground-breaking SustainEx tool and how the societal costs it measures could affect future corporate profitability.