Hamza Ali 09 Oct, 2017
Walker Crips Group has adopted an environmental, social and governance (ESG) screen to its Alpha: r2 managed portfolio service (MPS).
As part of the move Walker Crips partnered with data provider IdealRatings for the latter to deliver ESG scoring on companies it invests in through its managed portfolio Alpha: r2.
The strategy aims to help the portfolio outperform by taking advantage of recent studies showing companies with good ESG scores tend to outperform. It will weight allocations to those with demonstrably strong corporate governance.
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