The future of transportation extends beyond the rapidly accelerating electric vehicle (EV) market. The electrification of transportation is also opening up investment opportunities across the rail infrastructure supply chain.
In this article, Pax analyzes the effect ESG factors have on non-U.S. developed markets risk and returns. Performance attribution of the Pax MSCI EAFE ESG Leaders Index Fund shows that companies with strong ESG profiles positively contributed to performance.
The evidence that sustainability, or ESG, has financial relevance continues to grow. As we look for reasons why sustainability seems to be associated with good performance, risk has emerged from the literature as one of the main contributors.