2022 Annual ETF Stewardship Report
September 21, 2022 — Each year, Sage surveys providers of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to determine how well they are performing their fiduciary duty on behalf of ETF investors. This year’s survey evaluated ETF Sponsors across seven areas – proxy voting; company engagement; stewardship resources; disclosure practices; climate initiatives; diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI); and sponsor level governance. We received responses from 23 ETF Sponsors that collectively manage approximately $37 trillion in total assets and represent roughly 80% of global ETF AUM.
Sage Responsible Investment Policy
This report outlines Sage’s Responsible Investment and Governance policies, including the responsibilities of both the ESG Investment Committee and ESG Research & Risk . . .
Impact Bonds Make a Comeback
August 16, 2022 -- New issuance of green, social, and sustainability bonds markedly declined in the first half of 2022 due to . . .
ESG Equity ETFs: 1H Performance
July 11, 2022 -- How did ESG-oriented equity ETFs fare in Q2 as compared to their conventional ETF counterparts?