Rising interest rates will make environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors one of the most important sources of alpha for investment managers, according to Omar Selim.
Selim is CEO of Arabesque, an asset management firm that uses self-learning quant models and big data to assess the performance and sustainability of globally listed equities. At the 2017 CFA Institute European Investment Conference, he explained that the coming era of rising interest rates will change finance drastically. Those changes will put ESG at the forefront of investment management. Read More