Our latest ESG Annual Report details our comprehensive ESG investment integration, company engagement, and proxy voting activities for 2021. The ESG landscape continues to evolve – from increasing disclosure regulation to international collaboration on tackling the most pressing issues facing the world today, such as climate change. The report takes a closer look at several key themes, including corporate political activity, the challenge of divergent ESG ratings, and the journey to net zero. It also explores the ins and outs of sustainable agriculture, the elimination of waste and pollution, and the transition to renewable energy – all as part of a wider shift to a more circular economy.
Click below to read our full 2021 ESG Investing Annual Report.
"Environmental, social, and governance [ESG] factors can impact the sustainability and long-term success of businesses. Identifying, analyzing, and integrating information about ESG risks and opportunities help enhance our ability to make better investment decisions and pursue better outcomes for our investors. We also believe that our clients should be able to invest in a way that aligns with their values on ESG issues.”
Rob Sharps, CEO and President,
T. Rowe Price
ESG Integration in Action — Circular Economies
If global economies are to prosper and support increasing populations, the world must shift to a circular model. In this ESG Integration in Action white paper, we demonstrate how our in-house research and stewardship activities evaluate three principal themes of the circular economy—sustainable agriculture, plastics, and the energy transition.