Our ESG expertise


We believe that responsible wealth management extends far beyond selecting the right investments. It also means sharing the latest thinking with our clients, from ESG-focused reports and videos to events on sustainable investments and development goals, so that you can be at the forefront of the positive choices that can create a better world.


To see the latest ESG research from our CIO team, please use the links below:

Our CIO Special reports
Published December 2020

Exploring the E, S and G in ESG

This CIO Special report provides an intuitive and easy-to-use summary of our previous special reports on ESG investment.

Published August 2020

The “G” in ESG: Governance – a question of balance

Our new CIO Special looks at the evolution of the concept of governance (“G”), the final ESG component along with environmental (“E”) and social (“S”) factors.

Published November 2019

The 'S' in ESG

In this CIO Special report we show how social criteria are becoming an integral part of informed investment decisions. To see a full PDF version of this report, please click on the link below.

Published April 2019

The 'E' in ESG

In this report we outline why we believe that environmental concerns represent the most important aspect of ESG investing and why this topic is particularly relevant now. We look further into the impact that technology has on the environmental cause and highlight critical challenges in relation to climate change. To see a full PDF version of this report, please click on the link below.

Published April 2018

Making a positive impact – on financial performance and on society

In this report, we analyze decades of academic studies in order to answer a question that ought to concern any investor: do ESG considerations come at a cost to performance or may they even have a beneficial effect on it? The answer is differentiated and in many cases positively surprising. To see a full PDF version of this report, please click on the link below.

Published November 2017

Act today to ensure our future

This paper outlines our understanding of the term ESG and describes what we consider to be the most interesting developments in ESG investing. It takes a first in-depth look at the opportunities of ESG investments, and analyzes why this subject is currently moving centre-stage. To see a full PDF version of this report, please click on the link below:

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