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ESG and Cash

Working for today, and tomorrow

In our view, sustainable investing is about investing in progress and recognizing that companies seeking to solve the world’s biggest challenges may be best positioned to grow. It is about pioneering better ways of doing business, and creating the momentum to encourage more and more people to opt in to the future we're working to create.

Through the combination of traditional investment approaches with environmental, social and governance (ESG) insights, investors ranging from global institutions to individuals can take a sustainable approach to pursuing their investment goals.

The growth of sustainable investing

Sustainable investing is growing across a wide range of investors. The demand is being driven by a number of trends.
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Demographic shifts
A new and more diverse generation of investors can seek sustainable solutions for the heart of their investment portfolios.
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Government policies
Evolving government policy is prompting large institutions around the world to put capital towards sustainable investments.
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Evolving views on risk
Improving quality and availability of ESG data can help investors identify previously hidden risks and opportunities.

Capital at risk. The value of investments and the income from them can fall as well as rise and are not guaranteed. You may not get back the amount originally invested.

BlackRock’s commitment

BlackRock is committed to sustainable outcomes and long-term value for our firm and our clients. Our intention is to maintain and act upon a long-term view in the way we conduct our business, invest, serve our clients and give back to the communities in which we and our clients live and work.

First and foremost, our objective is to help grow our clients’ assets. In doing so, our investment platform, technology, and risk analytics enable us to identify and offer exposure to attractive sustainable investment opportunities, helping investors identify long-term investing opportunities to seek to accomplish more with their assets.

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A company's ability to manage environmental, social, and governance matters demonstrates the leadership and good governance that is so essential to sustainable growth.

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Chairman and CEO, BlackRock Larry Fink