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The Power of a Sustainable Dollar
How do we know if sustainable investments have really made a difference?
A More Intuitive Way to Calculate Investment Risk
By using RiskGrade, investors can better understand risk across individual investments, asset classes, and portfolios.
The Sustainable ETF Universe
In 2020, sustainable ETFs saw record inflows of $75 billion-triple those seen in 2019. In the report, we show the ESG ETF universe broken down by asset class, strategy, and carbon intensity, given its growing relevance in financial markets today.
A Global Perspective: The Possibilities in International Equity Investing
Some investors choose to overweight their portfolio with stocks from their home country - but by moving away from home bias they can explore the options for international investing.
An ESG & Climate Index for Every Objective
MSCI offers over 1,500 ESG & Climate Indexes covering equities and fixed income, which are spread across four overarching objectives.
What is Direct Indexing?
Today, investors can customize an index to meet specific outcomes—also known as direct investing. Below, we show how a custom-made index is built.
You’re a Factor Investor, and You Didn’t Even Know It
Learn about the five common factors and the scenarios where you likely experience their principles in your own life.
Indexes – Bringing the World into Focus
With a global universe of nearly 30,000 securities to choose from, investors can use indexes to help consider broadening their investment exposures and help shape and refine their investment allocations.
ACWI IMI's Complete Geographic Breakdown
The MSCI ACWI Investable Market Index (IMI) is a widely quoted global equity index. Approximately USD 4.2 trillion in assets are benchmarked to the ACWI as of Dec. 31, 2020.*
Factor Strategies with ESG integration
Anthony Kruger, Director, EMEA Head of Factor ETFs and Hitendra Varsani, Executive Director, Global Solutions Research at MSCI discuss the latest factor updates and how investors can integrate factors and ESG to help improve long-term performance and reduce risk.