We believe ESG is key to successful investing. So we consider environmental, social and governance factors before we invest.
Why ESG matters at Capital Group
For 90 years, our mission has been to improve people's lives through successful investing. We believe that integrating ESG factors into our investment process leads to better long-term results for investors.
Rob Lovelace, Vice Chairperson and President of The Capital Group Companies, Inc., and Jody Jonsson, Vice Chairperson and President of Capital Research and Management Company, explain our commitment to ESG and how it is embedded in The Capital SystemSM.
ESG is embedded into our investment process
Three key elements — our investment frameworks, monitoring process and engagement and proxy voting — are part of our investment approach, The Capital SystemSM, which can help us deliver better long-term results.
Drawing on deep research, our analysts identify the ESG issues that are material to each sector.