In a move to improve transparency, MSCI has increased the coverage provided by its ESG research team, with new ESG ratings for 32,000 funds and ETFs in the equity and fixed income universe.
The ESG rating is based on a fund's or ETF's exposure to long-term ESG risks and opportunities and is scored on a scale from AAA (leader) to CCC (laggard). The first port of call for the rating team...
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