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Morningstar launches first (ESG) scores for funds globally

August 13, 2015

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) scoring for global mutual and exchange-traded funds will take on more credibility with the announcement this morning that Morningstar will be launching an ESG fund scoring system later this year. The rating system scores will be be based on ESG company ratings from Sustainalytics, a global provider of ESG and corporate governance ratings and research....

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