IHS Markit Perspectives - The Importance of Social Initiatives within ESG - Part 11

In the eleventh part of the IHS Perception Team's Perspectives series, investors and analysts discuss how social impact initiatives within ESG influence a company's investment case in light of increased scrutiny on social injustice.  

The link to the full report can be accessed here.

Some of the key findings include:

  • Many investors and analysts assert that a company's social initiative efforts have become more material to their investment case. 
  • Respondents note that it is critical for companies to have consistent communication that highlights their commitment to fair social practices. 
  • A few participants remain skeptical of public issuers' progress and impact as it relates to true social justice reform.