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Environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing in the era of coronavirus


Vice President, ETF Strategist, Invesco Canada
May 8, 2020

Subject | ETFs | Institutional

The unprecedented global response to the coronavirus pandemic has caused a sudden and severe economic slowdown. But not all companies – even within a sector – should be affected to the same degree. And part of that differentiation may be attributable to corporate policies that are recognized in environmental, social and governance (ESG) traits.

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Global Markets: What to watch for in May


Global Market Strategist, Invesco Ltd.
May 4, 2020

Subject | Coronavirus impact | Institutional | Macro views

One month ago in this blog, I noted that April would be a critical month to gauge the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Across the board, it was a massive response, including significant monetary and fiscal stimulus from a variety of economies and widespread lockdowns designed to slow the rate of infection. But as we enter May, we are seeing differences in approach come to the fore – between countries, between localities, and between political parties.

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