Funds favour firms with superior ESG practices


Our top picks are Astro Malaysia, Axiata Group, CIMB Group, Inari Amerton, My E.G Services, Sunway Bhd and Yinson Holdings, ” UOB Kay Hian said.

PETALING JAYA: Although environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues have been gaining prominence, they do not appear to enhance the stock valuation in the country.

The Covid-19 pandemic has prompted governments and businesses to focus on sectors like healthcare and green spaces, connectivity via the Internet, as well as work and education opportunities.

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