Essays about: "ESG integration"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the words ESG integration.

  1. 1. Transition through Transparency : Assessing ESG Reporting and the EU Taxonomy for Sustainable Finance

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Caroline Mayer; Emelie Bergström; [2021]
    Keywords : ESG; Sustainability; EU taxonomy; Non-financial reporting; EU Green Deal; Sustainable investments; CSR disclosure; Sustainable Finance; ESG; Hållbarhet; EU taxonomi; Icke-finansiell redovisning; EU Green Deal; Hållbara investeringar; CSR; Hållbar Finans;

    Abstract : Insufficient ESG information has been identified as a barrier in the transition towards a climate-neutral economy. This topic recently gained new interest, with the EU Commission implementing an action plan to finance sustainable growth. READ MORE

  2. 2. Responsible Investing: Costs and Benefits. A Cross-Country Study in Europe.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Shayan Meskinimood; [2021]
    Keywords : Responsible investing; Environmental awareness; Portfolio performance; ESG-Sharpe Ratio frontier; ESG-adjusted CAPM.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study employs the ESG-Sharpe Ratio frontiers framework and the ESG-adjusted CAPM model, introduced by Pedersen et al. (2020), to identify the costs and benefits of responsible investing and investigate the relationship between the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues and portfolio performance in different countries across Europe. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Incorporation of ESG Scores into Factor based Investment Decisions. Does ESG Integration necessarily come with a Financial Trade-off?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Patrick Schumacher; [2020]
    Keywords : ESG; Financial performance; Investment strategies; Integration; Trade-off; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The present study examines potential financial trade-offs in socially responsible investment strategies. It focuses on a period between September 2009 and November 2019 in Central Europe. While financial performance of an investment is measured by monthly risk-adjusted returns, social responsibility is represented by Sustainalytics ESG scores. READ MORE

  4. 4. Investment strategies and performance of sustainable Swedish Funds : A study on how the risk-adjusted return of a Swedish fund is affected by the application of ESG and SRI-integration

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi och statistik (NS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Jolina Wehlin; Victoria Axelsson; [2020]
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  5. 5. How does the market perceive ESG in IPOs : Investigating how ESG factors affect IPO Underpricing in the U.S. market

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Thi Mai Anh Bui; Alessandra Frongillo; [2020]
    Keywords : Initial Public Offering IPO ; Underpricing; Environmental; Social and Governance ESG ; Sustainable finance; Textual analysis; Term frequency; Sentiment analysis.;

    Abstract : Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) integration in financial activities is a crucial topic that is gaining importance in financial markets. During the years, many studies have been conducted about Initial Public Offering (IPO) and underpricing since they are fundamental aspects of firms’ lifecycle. READ MORE