Water crises are among the top 10 risks for companies. DWS‘ CIO for Responsible Investments Petra Pflaum explains why the implications for investors can be material and why exposure to water could also offer opportunities.
Extreme weather events, carbon pricing or shifts in consumer preferences may have a material financial impact on companies.
ESG will remain high on investors' agendas in 2019 with three megatrends dominating, one of them is technology.
Having the most important and timely ESG topics on the regular agenda of the CIO Day is one of the biggest milestones in our ESG strategy.
Those who invest according to ESG criteria have to take several factors into account when choosing suitable investments. The ESG Engine can provide a solution.
As a fiduciary partner, we are fully committed to providing state-of-the-art ESG solutions and expertise to enable our clients to invest responsibly. Our goal is to allow them to invest in a way that contributes to a sustainable future.
DWS has long recognized the importance of ESG factors for investors and was among the early signatories of the United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) in 2008. We believe that our expertise and lengthy experience in sustainable investing provide us with valuable insights that assist us to further protect and grow our clients’ assets over the long term
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