European respondents are committed to prioritising ESG as a tool for investment and indicate an increasing shift towards alternative investing

According to Nuveen’s inaugural global institutional investor survey, the ongoing global pandemic, the shift to investing in alternatives and ESG integration are among the most powerful themes shaping investment decisions across Europe in 2021. 

Of those surveyed, 54% of respondents believed the pandemic would be the greatest driver of change to asset allocation and investment strategy in the coming year. 55% also indicated that they planned a strategic shift away from public markets to private markets in 2021 and 73% believed that increasing active engagement with companies they invest in was the most important way to influence ESG factors.

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