ESG investing has reached a critical inflection point. With better data and lower-cost solutions more aligned with investment objectives, investors are increasingly taking a stand with their investment choices.
Time to Act
Three trends are expected to drive global ESG ETF and index mutual fund assets to surpass $1.3 trillion by 2030.1
Align ESG Convictions with Multigenerational Financial Choices
Think of ESG investing as a bridge between Boomers — who are holding on to their youthful dreams of making the world a better place — and their children who want to ensure that investments are aligned with their values.
Start the Conversation
Learn how to discuss ESG investing with your clients
ESG has long been central to State Street Global Advisors’ mission — we invest responsibly to enable economic prosperity and social progress. The 2010s laid the groundwork for ESG investing through education and government regulation. This decade will be about renewed commitment and putting ESG investing into action.
Years of ESG Leadership
Assets Managed by Team 2
First ESG Mandate
Financial Times Future of Asset Management Summit
Our CEO, Cyrus Taraporevala, discusses the importance of ESG in the future of asset management.
1 State Street Global Advisors, June 2020, based on Morningstar data as of May 31, 2020.
2 State Street Global Advisors, June 30, 2020
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