J.P. Morgan Securities Services announced today the launch of Sustainable Investment Data Solutions, a new platform targeted at institutional investors, aimed at enabling them to extract and maximize the value of ESG data from multiple sustainable investment (SI) data providers, and address the challenges of using internal and external SI data.
The new solution is available on Fusion, JPMorgan’s cloud-based data management, analytics, and reporting platform for institutional investors, and encompasses partnerships with data providers including Bloomberg, Equileap, FactSet, ISS ESG, MSCI, RepRisk, Revelio Labs, S&P Global, and Sustainalytics.
Eric Moen, Head of ESG and Climate, MSCI, said:
“We are excited to collaborate with J.P. Morgan and have our data products available to clients via Fusion. This provides an opportunity to make our data more easily accessible to sustainable investors.”
Key features of the new solution include Data Normalization, supporting data compatibility across providers, enriching data with common identifiers and delivering data in standardized formats; Hierarchy Management, enabling investors to manage multiple company hierarchies, and set data propagation rules to estimate data for companies with gaps in SI data; Screening, to create and manage custom investable universe inclusion and exclusion criteria, and; Calculation, allowing investors to customized metrics for hierarchy propagation and screening.
Gerard Francis, Head of Data Solutions, J.P. Morgan, said:
“Data for sustainable investing is particularly challenging given its scale, inconsistency, and incompleteness. We are pleased to work with our providers to deliver a unique and transformative solution for investors. Fusion combines data, technology, and service at scale, to enable investors to extract value in minutes instead of months.”