The paper found measurability and comparability of non-financial performance is holding back asset managers embracing ESG within their portfolios.
Unconventional investments top traditional hedge fund strategies for first time, finds Credit Suisse
The survey found demand is being driven by a desire for customisation and transparency by allocators and other hedge fund investors.
Responsible investing and ESG factors are increasingly becoming dominant in evaluating investment opportunities.
Institutional investors are expected to double their investment into ESG-driven strategies over the next two years.