Environmental. Social. Governance.

Nathan Simon,

At our recent Insurer Investment Forum, Mr. Simon discussed what ESG is and isn't. Is their value in ESG? What should insurers and managers be asking their manager about ESG?

ESG: What is Responsible/Sustainable Investing?
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The world’s stakeholders -- be they investors, customers, employees, leaders or ordinary citizens -- increasingly care about environmental, social, and institutional governance issues (i.e. ESG). While many institutions/organizations have taken significant steps towards addressing ESG goals, others have not started or are earlier in the process.

This overview is meant to broadly summarize the ESG movement to date and provide insurance company and risk pooling Board Members and Executive Staff a blueprint for conversation as well as considerations for implementation.