ESG & Responsible Investing

ESG

Climate-linked factors top ETF investor demand, says Cerulli

Climate-linked factors top ETF investor demand, says Cerulli

European investors are prioritising climate-linked products in an ETF format, according to Cerulli Associates. Targeting portfolio holdings that focus on minimising carbon usage or being free from fossil fuels is set to be the most popular approach to incorporate ESG factors into ETFs, the firm says, with 86 per cent of the ETF issuers in Europe that responded to a survey believing it will be the case.

FACTOR INVESTING

Invesco study finds factors rule for wholesale and institutional investors

Invesco study finds factors rule for wholesale and institutional investors

The fifth Invesco Global Factor Investing Study has found that the use of ETFs to invest in factor strategies has grown significantly. For wholesale investors, the study found that ETFs now account for 50 per cent of factor allocations, standing at 35 per cent for private banks and rising to 74 per cent for wealth managers.