With the entire value of global assets invested fitting sustainable or socially responsible criteria set to skyrocket nearly 50 percent in the next three years – from $35 tn in 2022 to $50 tn by 2025 – and with almost 40 percent of IR professionals having an ESG-focused remit, the concept of a dedicated ESG roadshow has come of age.
But what about the practicalities IR professionals need to address to deliver such an innovative platform? This practical and inspirational new best practice report by IR Magazine, in partnership with Nasdaq, considers the timing, the players, the audience and the itinerary for your own ESG roadshow. The report brings you the latest on the ever-changing ESG landscape and what investors are looking for from corporates.
What are the pros and cons of in-person vs virtual ESG roadshows in this post-pandemic era? What demands from differing global regions and for quality reporting should you anticipate and prepare to meet from your attendees?
Sean Kensil, director of IR at New York-based Annaly Capital Management and Michael Bennett, vice president of IR at Portland-based Schnitzer Steel share their practical insights and advice to help you excel in producing your ESG roadshow.
The key benefits an IRO will get from reading the report include:
- Why IROs are responding to the changing ESG landscape with ESG roadshows
- The importance of your ESG roadshow’s timing, players, audience and itinerary
- Which audience to target – and how
- How to anticipate the ESG information investors want
- Details of what will make your ESG roadshow best in class.