We invite submissions to the 2nd Forecasting at Central Banks conference, to be held at the Bank of England from Thursday November 15 to Friday November 16, 2018.
The confluence of expanding access to data and the rapid advance of modelling techniques like those from machine learning promise new insights into the economy and a larger information set for policymakers. The Bank of England (BoE), the Data Analytics for Finance and Macro (DAFM) Research Centre at King’s College London and the Federal Reserve Board (FRB) are holding a two-day workshop to discuss recent advances in modelling the economy using big data and novel modelling approaches.
Drawing on the experience of our investment teams we look at how they practically integrate ESG into their sovereign bond investments with three clear conclusions.
We spoke to twenty-thousand people in twenty-eight countries to find out how important environmental, social and governance (or “ESG”) factors are when making investment decisions.