Why understanding externalities is increasingly key for investors
With the focus intensifying on the wider consequences of economic activity, it is increasingly important for investors to understand and price externalities.
Global Multi-Asset Sustainable Growth Strategy
The launch of Global Multi-Asset Sustainable Growth in 2021 marked an exciting step for Ninety One. The strategy seeks to address sustainability issues by investing in assets with the potential to generate a measurable, intentional impact, as well as in assets that operate to the highest standards and are part of the solution for a sustainable future.
At the most straightforward level, we believe companies and countries that generate significant negative externalities (negative impacts on external parties of their products, services or operations) in material areas may suffer. Conversely, those that create positive externalities have a better chance of thriving.
We are delighted to share our comprehensive Impact Report analysis for the Ninety One Global Multi-Asset Sustainable Growth Strategy, where we aim to provide a complete picture of the sustainability characteristics of the Global Multi-Asset Sustainable Growth strategy, complementing our financial reporting. It includes: