Esg Investing Industry Statistics

ESG investing industry statistics show a growing trend in sustainable and responsible investment practices globally, driven by increasing investor demand for companies with strong environmental, social, and governance performance.

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"ESG assets are expected to surpass $53 trillion by 2025, more than a third of global assets-under-management."

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"As of 2020, ESG funds managed more than $31 Trillion, making them one of the fastest-growing areas in finance."

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"In 2020, 77% of institutional investors agreed that the risk-return profile of investments can be affected by ESG factors."

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"2020 saw record inflows of over $51 billion into U.S. sustainable funds."

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"There has also been an 85% increase in the number of sustainable indices globally over the last four years."

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"Almost 8 out of 10 money managers (79%) have adopted sustainable investing."

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"Green bonds, used to directly finance environmental projects, have grown to be worth more than $1 trillion globally."

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"According to a survey, 95% of millennials are interested in impact investing that can help save the environment."

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"An estimated 83% of general population investors express interest in sustainable investing."

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"According to MSCI, companies with high ESG ratings have been overperforming during the Covid crisis by 2.8% globally."

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"According to the Global Impact Investing Network, the global impact investment market was estimated to be worth over $715 billion in 2020."

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"Global climate-friendly investments escalated to $622 billion in 2020, according to Climate Policy Initiative."

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"More than 600 investors with $37 trillion in client assets demanded corporations to be more climate-friendly in 2020."

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"In Europe, ESG funds are expected to make up 57% of total mutual fund assets by 2025."

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"ESG-resilient indices outperformed standard counterparts by up to 1.83% worldwide in Q1 2020."

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"By mid-2020, more than 3800 investment funds had committed to ESG principles."

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"Robo-advisor investment applications, which often feature ESG portfolios, have grown by over 200% since 2017."

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"During 2020, more than 30 ESG ETFs were launched in the US, an increase of over 20% from 2019."

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