It is a very interesting time in the industry, and we hope that you find this quarterly asset management update useful.
The July 2021 Asset Management Newsletter focuses on the sector’s current environmental, social and governance (ESG) landscape. We are diving into this topic due to the see increased investor expectations for sustainable and ESG investing solutions. This is partially due to the SEC’s March 15, 2021 request for public comment related to climate change disclosures. The public comment period ended on June 15, 2021, and we have begun analyzing the responses.
Looking ahead, we see the following overarching trends in the asset management sector:
- ESG Investing Trending Upwards
- SEC Division of Examinations Issues Risk Alert on ESG investing
- The SEC Division of Examinations Announces FY2021 Examination Priorities
Click here to read the report.