NEW YORK, Dec. 6. 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ETF Global announces new datasets dedicated to environmental, social and governance ("ESG") factors.
"The tremendous growth within ESG, combined with a proven partner in Confluence Analytics, will allow us to add value to our customers in the ESG space. It has become an important part of how investors make decisions and Confluence's predictive metrics only underscore that importance," said Matthew Litchfield, CFA and Senior Research Analyst at ETF Global.
ETF Global's offering includes traditional impact-oriented metrics that assess corporate sustainability, as well as, cutting-edge data focusing on how and when ESG factors affect stock performance. This data specifically targets which factors matter most to returns and delivers predictive forecasts at both the constituent and fund levels.
Conor Platt, CEO of Confluence Analytics, added, "We've worked in ESG investing for years and have always known these factors mattered to performance. We can see exactly which ESG factors are the most material, as well as, when and to what extent they matter. We're excited to bring this very useful information to investors and to partner with ETF Global."
About ETF Global
ETF Global® (ETFG®) is a leading, independent provider of data, research, investment decision support applications, proprietary risk analytics and educational offerings for Exchange-Traded-Products. The ETFG research platform, which is driven by the ETFG Multi-Factor, Quantitative Model (ETFG Quant), supports the overall investment process with a variety of strategies and applications to pursue return, manage risk, utilize investment analysis and generate investment ideas. Founded in 2011, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in New York, Pittsburgh, Toronto and London. More information about ETF Global and our services, applications and products is available throughout our site at www.etfg.com.
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About Confluence Capital Analytics
Confluence Capital Analytics is a data analysis and investment strategy firm specializing in the burgeoning area of environmental / social / governance ("ESG") sustainability. It blends fundamental, technical, and quantitative analysis into one streamlined, systematic process that generates predictive performance metrics – along with other valuable, more material insights. To learn more, please visit www.ConfluenceCapital.com
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