ESG/Sustainable Investing

Investing Sustainably – Seeking to Do Well and Do Good

Hear Matt Oldroyd, Joe Reiland, and Jonathon Bauman discuss American Century’s unique approach to sustainable investing on RIA Channel.

Integrating an ESG Framework

Combining both top-down and bottom-up inputs, the American Century Investments' ESG framework can be applied across investments strategies.

Integrating ESG Criteria in Multi-Asset Portfolios

Multi-Asset CIO Rich Weiss discusses the evolutionary process of integrating ESG principles into multi-asset portfolios.

ESG Focus: Water Stress

The ESG & Investment Stewardship Team explores trends contributing to this crisis and steps institutions and companies could take to help mitigate the effects of water stress.

Health Care Impact Equity Report

In this Impact Report, we will show how your investment capital supports crucial innovation and change leading to better health care outcomes around the world.

ESG Outlook: 6 Key Trends We’re Tracking in 2021

Climate change, cybersecurity, technological advancements and demographic changes were altering the investment management landscape before COVID-19. Learn what key trends our team is tracking in 2021.

Emerging Markets Sustainable Impact Report

Investing for positive impact continues to evolve. It has quickly become a mainstream way to manage risk and uncover opportunities that traditional financial analysis may fail to capture.

Adding Value Through Large-Cap ESG Investing

Can my investments do well while the companies I invest in do good? This is a question many investors ask as they consider portfolios that assess ESG factors as part of the investment process.

Solar Energy Making Notable Inroads in U.S. Electric Grid

Solar energy is particularly attractive given its ability to scale from large utility-sized installations to small individual rooftops.

ESG Investing, Sustainable Equity and Mid-Cap Growth Impact ETFs

Listen to our experts Bernard Chua, CFA and Jonathan Bauman, CFA discuss how American Century approaches Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) investing and how it's incorporated into our new ETFs.

The Value of ESG: Building on a Strong Foundation

Focusing on quality has historically led us to companies with strong financial and ESG characteristics.

ESG Focus: Carbon Emissions and Data Centers

We discuss carbon emissions exposure at the sector and industry levels by considering electricity usage by data centers, a large and growing segment of the information technology sector.

COVID-19: Implications for ESG Investing

COVID-19 may have lasting societal impacts—potentially even affecting the way we invest. Our ESG & Investment Stewardship Team breaks down the implications.

ESG Outlook: Five Key Trends Are Driving Momentum in 2020

Learn how addressing certain trends may not only help mitigate downside ESG-related risk and increase the possibility of upside potential, but also help managers adapt to the prevailing shift in mindset toward sustainable investing.

U.N. Sustainable Development Goals Present Opportunities in Emerging Markets

By investing with the intention of helping to advance the Sustainable Development Goals, you can play a critical role in creating a more inclusive society.

The Importance of SDG Investing in Emerging Markets

Learn why we believe investors may achieve alpha with impact without compromising solid returns.

Morningstar Changes Sustainability Ratings

Morningstar recently made comprehensive updates to the way it evaluates sustainability across funds, sectors and companies. Understand what's changed.

Emerging Opportunities in Green Bonds

Going green is no longer limited to recycling or buying energy-efficient appliances. With the rise of the green bond, environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing is now venturing into fixed income, helping fund projects with broader positive environmental impacts.