Addressing biodiversity in the equity market

Markets 360, BNP Paribas Global Markets’ strategy and economics division, discusses biodiversity in the equity market.

Trevor Allen, Head of Sustainability Research and Sumati Semavoine-Jain, Sustainability Research Analyst at Markets 360 are back to discuss biodiversity, and more specifically, how it can be addressed within equity portfolios.

Biodiversity remains a minor determinant of corporate ESG scores, and there is no readily available single metric to monitor a company’s effect on nature. Identifying investment opportunities, therefore, requires a tailored approach.
Our methodology looks at the flow of natural resources in supply chains (how corporates source, manage, monitor and recycle them) and aims to identify both: ‘enablers’, providers of solutions for change and ‘leaders’, early adopters of change.

Listen to the episode below to learn more.