Investors are increasingly seeking positive investment returns that support responsible management of environmental, social and governance factors by companies. FlexShares’ approach helps create ESG* strategies that navigate long-term challenges and opportunities.
Learn about the Northern Trust Vector Score – a proprietary framework that FlexShares uses to assess a company’s historic ESG performance and potential future impacts.
"Consistent with our view that investors should be compensated for the risks they take, we believe evaluating companies' performance using ESG criteria enhances our forward-looking view of risks and opportunities. This analysis bolsters our ability to future-fit portfolios and grow clients' capital."
— Angelo Manioudakis, Chief Investment Officer, Northern Trust Asset Management
*ESG investing is defined as utilizing environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria as a set of standards for a company’s operations that socially conscious investors use to screen potential investments.
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