Mercer offers proof sustainable portfolios will outperform

    Study finds sustainable portfolios likely to outperform standard portfolios by 0.2 per cent, every year, until 2030.

    Investors should embrace the required steps to reduce carbon emissions by 2050, if they want to see higher returns “for nearly all asset classes, regions and timeframes,” a study has suggested.

    Mercer’s 94-page research report entitled Investing in a Time of Climate...