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ESG in Money Markets Bringing Sustainability to Cash Management


  • Environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors significantly influence the sustainability of returns in all asset classes, and cash management plays a critical role in a fully developed investment portfolio.
  • Data limitations, regulatory constraints and logistical challenges related to portfolio construction and collateral analysis make it difficult to apply ESG scoring to money market funds.
  • State Street Global Advisors’ R-Factor™ scoring provides the foundation for innovative, scalable ESG-focused investment cash solutions.