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The full ESG integration journey

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Relive the Digital Explore event and join us in embracing environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors in the investment process. Covid-19 has showed us more clearly than ever before that performance and ESG can go hand in hand. Nowadays, the structural integration of ESG information in decision-making is vital for investors. But how exactly does this work?

Be part of the full ESG integration journey. Sustainable investing is not a simple overlay, but should be structurally embedded in all facets of portfolio building. From identifying good and bad practices through research to measuring the impact with performance attribution. In inspiring videos we will discuss engagement cases with investee companies, and clients from Asia, South Africa and Europe will share best practices in achieving their ESG beliefs.

Robeco investment specialists explain every step of the ESG integration journey. Next, Erika van der Merwe moderates the discussion between Helga Birgden of Mercer and Kenneth Robertson of Robeco on the consultant perspective and future developments of each step, including ‘hot topics’ such as carbon reduction.

Finally, Fiona Reynolds of the Principles for Responsible Investment outlines the growing demand for sustainable investing and elaborates on her outlook on imminent developments in sustainable investing.

  • Key learnings

    1. You will know how Robeco applies ESG data and information in all stages of the investment process
    2. You will be informed on how other investors achieve their sustainable investment goals
    3. You will learn how to integrate ESG factors into the investment decision making process
  • Five steps to ESG investing

    Making better-informed investment decisions.

    ESG investing

The full ESG integration journey

Nowadays, the structural integration of ESG information in decision-making is vital for investors. Sustainable investing is not a simple overlay, but should be structurally embedded in all facets of portfolio building.

Client videos

Several clients share their insights and best practices in applying ESG in their business.

Client videos

Several clients share their insights and best practices in applying ESG in their business.

Brunel Pension Partnership’s best practice in ESG: 3 As
Brunel Pension Partnership’s best practice in ESG: 3 As
Brunel Pension Partnership has a leading role in driving the sustainability agenda in the UK.
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Banca Generali’s best practice in ESG: a 360 degree approach to sustainability
Banca Generali’s best practice in ESG: a 360 degree approach to sustainability
Marcello Matranga, Head of Robeco Italy, discusses Banca Generali’s 360 degree approach to sustainability with Andrea Florio, Head of Market Intelligence at Banca Generali.
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Standard Chartered’s best practice in ESG: investor personas
Standard Chartered’s best practice in ESG: investor personas
Dawn Foo, Director Wholesale Distribution Southeast Asia, discusses recent research and the creation of sustainable investor personas with Eugenia Koh, Head Impact Investing and Engagement Strategy, Private Banking & Wealth Management at Standard Chartered.
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Sanlam Investments’ best practice in ESG: a new purpose statement
Sanlam Investments’ best practice in ESG: a new purpose statement
Sanlam recently launched a new purpose statement.
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Engagement videos

Assessing sustainability starts with researching investment targets, the companies we can invest in, on their practices.

Engagement videos

Assessing sustainability starts with researching investment targets, the companies we can invest in, on their practices.

Engagement case with CCR: improving the good governance of the board
Engagement case with CCR: improving the good governance of the board
An interview with Michiel van Esch (Robeco) and Pedro Sutter (CCR) sees them discuss CCR’s transformation towards becoming a more sustainable transportation and infrastructure company.
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Engagement case with Shell: climate change engagement to reduce carbon footprint
Engagement case with Shell: climate change engagement to reduce carbon footprint
In an interview with Sylvia van Waveren (Robeco) and Tjerk Huysinga (Shell), they discuss the ongoing engagement between the two companies.
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Engagement case with DSM: long-term reciprocal relationship
Engagement case with DSM: long-term reciprocal relationship
Over the past decade Robeco has actively engaged with DSM.
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Engagement case with Coca Cola: stepping up the game to reduce added sugars and waste
Engagement case with Coca Cola: stepping up the game to reduce added sugars and waste
Coca Cola has come on board with the World Health Organization to comply with guidelines to reduce added sugars in its beverage products and has changed its business.
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