HNW Middle East investors show strong shift to sustainable investment

Mark Battersby
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High-net-worth Middle East investors' are showing a strong shift to sustainable investment and Islamic Finance, according to Lombard Odier's new Middle East survey on value-driven investments. 85% of the surveyed 300 HNW investors in the Middle East intend to increase their exposure to ESG or sustainable investments in the future., it founds. 81% already take sustainability and ESG into account when making investment decisions. 72% of investors in the region believe that they can generate improved returns through ESG investments. At present, sustainable investments account for 3...

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