In addition to “playing defence” investors are increasingly “playing offence”

In addition to “playing defence” investors are increasingly “playing offence”

Investors, in addition to screening their portfolios for carbon intensity and seeking to avoid stranded assets (playing defence) are increasingly “playing offence” by actively investing in corporations with higher ESG performance as the evidence mounts that higher ESG equates with higher return.

Read more: http://www.eiuperspectives.economist.com/sustainability/are-you-playing-climate-change-defence-or-offence-after-paris-cop21