A new tool will make it easier for investors to channel funds into companies that are environmentally and socially sustainable.

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UBS Asset management is addressing investor demand for investment options that address environment, social and governance through the creation of a rating system. A Dutch industry pension fund for health care workers, nurses and doctors asked for investments that have a positive impact of climate change, water, food, security and health while also providing meaningful financial returns

Measuring social, environmental and other non-financial impacts is increasingly on the radar of companies as well. Disparate activities under the banners like “shared value,” “net positive” (impact) as well as projects and programs that address sustainability and climate change are created to address a variety of risks.

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