GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Global Esg Industry Statistics

The global ESG industry continues to grow rapidly, with increasing investment and focus on environmental, social, and governance factors among businesses and investors worldwide.

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"As of 2020, Global sustainable investment reached $35.3 trillion."

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"Europe accounted for the largest global ESG investment in 2020, with the total amount exceeding $14 trillion."

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"Morningstar reported a 96% increase in global ESG fund assets under management in 2020."

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"In 2020, 81% of global investors applied ESG principles to at least a quarter of their portfolios."

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"The number of ESG funds available globally surpasses 500 in 2020."

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"Global ESG assets are set to exceed $53 trillion by 2025, equivalent to more than a third of $140.5 trillion in total projected assets under management."

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"Fixed-income ESG primarily scored environmental data made up the largest portion of this category, 42.0%, in 2020."

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"As of 2018, there are over 1,380 signatories to the United Nations' Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) from over 50 countries."

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"The creation of global ESG funds grew by 168% in the first quarter of 2020 compared to the previous year."

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"Climate-focused ETFs grew 151% from December of 2019 to 2020."

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"As of 2020, 77% of institutional investors plan to stop purchasing investments that are not ESG friendly."

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"ESG-related regulation has nearly doubled over the last six years."

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"More than 90% of companies in the S&P 500 Index now publish sustainability reports, up from just 20% in 2011."

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"The S&P 500 ESG Index outscored the traditional S&P 500 by 1.9% in 2020."

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"More than 570 ESG exchange-traded funds and exchange-traded products were listed in 35 countries, gathering net inflows of $38.8 billion in 2019."

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