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Machine Learning and Big Data Enable A Quantitative Approach to ESG Investing

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(Jennifer Djaferis) #1

Andreas Feiner, CEO of Arabesque S-Ray®, has contributed to the CFA Institute of Research latest Research Brief, entitled “Mainstreaming Sustainable Investing.” His brief focuses on the diverse motivations driving investors towards sustainable investing and the different approaches and strategies which have resulted from them.

In the article, Andreas focuses on the utilization of big data and machine learning to enable a quantitative approach to ESG investment. Using data from S-Ray®, the article explores how advancements in technology have allowed us to capture vast amounts of sustainability information and make it relevant and understandable to investors.

The full publication can be found here: https://www.cfainstitute.org/en/research/foundation/2018/mainstreaming-sustainable-investing