Highlights and replay:
A case study on Nuveen's impact measurement and scoring methodology on impact investing
With meaningful capital entering the market, it is an exciting time for impact investing. This means there is differentiation and choice for investors, however, it also allows for heightened risk of impact washing. In response to this, more standards have emerged for measurement allowing for transparency and discipline in the market.
Watch the replay to learn about Nuveen’s evolving practice of impact measurement and management. You will also hear from Nuveen’s parent and client, TIAA, who highlights the importance of incorporating impact into their investments.
The experts discussed:
- How to approach impact management and measurement at both the portfolio and investment level by integrating impact into the investment process and aligning with industry standards
- How they use an SDG-aligned impact scoring methodology alongside ESG performance data to optimize portfolios for impact and mitigate risk
- Trends of 2020 and the importance of being very intentional about building expected impacts into the investment strategies from the beginning of the investment concept