Solutions

ESG Integration

Unlock long-term value by incorporating ESG criteria into your investment decisions

Integrate our company-level ESG research and ratings into key investment processes
Monitor companies year-round and assess corporate governance-related investment risks and opportunities
Complement traditional sovereign bond analyses to better understand reputational risks, long-term economic prospects and creditworthiness
Receive securities-level financial risk and opportunity signals based on ESG, trading and financial data
Strategy Development
Develop a strategy and implementation plan to start integrating ESG into your investment processes
Develop an ESG policy that clearly articulates your approach to responsible investment
Create a road map for implementing the UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investment

COMPLIANCE & SCREENING

Manage compliance and reputation risks when constructing your investable universe

Identify companies that breach, or risk breaching, the United Nation’s Global Compact
Identify companies involved in a range of products, services and business activities
Identify companies involved in incidents and events that may negatively impact stakeholders or the environment
Weapons Research
Identify companies involved in weapons with a disproportionate and indiscriminate impact on civilians
Identify publicly-listed companies that sell arms to sanctioned countries or countries with a high risk of violence against civilians.
Understand your carbon exposure implement low carbon mandates
Identify countries in breach of UN, US and EU sanction criteria to manage associated reputational and financial risks in your sovereign bond portfolio
Develop and apply ESG-related screening criteria to your investment universe and portfolios

PORTFOLIO ANALYSIS

Understand and monitor your portfolio’s ESG performance and apply custom screens

Apply a selection of screening criteria to your portfolio
Measure your ESG performance against a benchmark of your choice
Compare your portfolio’s carbon footprint with a benchmark of your choice
Portfolio Monitoring
Receive periodic updates on the development of controversies in your portfolio
Receive timely reports that capture governance-related incidents in real time

INDEX SERVICES

Develop and maintain social and environmentally themed indexes

Construct and maintain ESG and sustainability indexes with our research and support
View the investable indexes supported by our research
Rebalance or create new index products using securities-level financial risk and opportunity signals based on ESG, trading and financial data

BOND SERVICES

Go to market with credible green, social and climate bonds

Develop a framework for your green and social bonds and reassure investors with an independent (annual) review

CORPORATES

Improve your sustainability performance with our support services

Benchmark you sustainability performance and identify areas for improvement
Identify, prioritize, validate and review key issues affecting your sustainability performance

CIVIL SOCIETY & ACADEMIA

Develop thematic benchmarks, assess partnership risk and build on our extensive body of research

Tap into Sustainalytics’ research capabilities to create your own sustainability ranking or support a large research project
Evaluate potential corporate partners and donors to better manage reputational risks
Partner with Sustainalytics to produce responsible investment research