Key features

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The power to incorporate ESG factors efficiently

Our technology facilitates a flexible ESG approach

Investors increasingly want to make a difference through sustainable investments and incorporating ESG factors (Environmental, Social, Governance) into their portfolio construction process  

 

Ability to incorporate data from any vendor

Flexibility to specify your specific ESG criteria

Power to integrate your ESG criteria into any rules based investment strategy

Transparency and metrics to prevent greenwashing  

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Unlike an ETF or a fund, our platform can place the ultimate ownership of the underlying individual instruments with the asset owner, so the option exists to take take control of company engagement and stewardship

Common strategies

ESG Exclusion

 

avoid offenders

simple to execute

binary choice

ESG Integration

 

include ESG factors into investment process

 

more complex

multiple options to express integration 

Our platform facilitates both approaches

Common challenges

Defining ESG objectives

Ethics vs. return objectives - is there a conflict ?

Preferences with regard to ESG sub-categories

Different methods of implementing ESG into a portfolio strategy

ESG data quality

 

Ratings dispersion between different ESG data providers is well documented 

ESG research from independent parties is limited

Our platform solves these problems

Eliminates barriers for asset owners to express their ESG preferences in full

Can connect to a variety of data providers and other publicly available sources

Enables independent research and verification

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A new vision for ESG

In addition to ethics based considerations or regulatory pressures, investors will benefit from being able to use data and fundamental insights with regard to ESG factors to drive returns going forward

 

2RSquared provides the ideal tool kit to integrate and research the impact of any type of ESG data, be it “ready-made” ESG ratings or “raw” ESG data (e.g. CO2 emissions, etc.), on the risk-/return profile of any rules based investment strategy

Our platform provides the analytical framework required for ethical values and portfolio returns to converge efficiently into one seamless approach