What’s ESG got to do with it?

ESG Outperformance – Reality or Myth?

Critics dismiss ESG investing as a feel-good strategy unrelated to investment performance. This report examines performance of stocks that have high ESG scores or high ESG Momentum (rapidly rising ESG scores) to find out if the criticisms hold true.

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  • Whether High ESG or ESG Momentum portfolios perform better
  • How the ESG impact differs between Europe and the US
  • If other factors contribute to ESG-related alpha
  • What impact, if any, COVID had on ESG outperformance
  • Who the leader is in ESG acceptance—Europe or the US?

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About the Author:

Damian Handzy
Head of Research and
Applied Analytics

James Monroe
Senior Consultant


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