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ESG Investing Is ‘Totally Unstoppable’ UBS Chair Kelleher Says

Colm Kelleher on Nov. 2.
Colm Kelleher on Nov. 2.Photographer: Paul Yeung/Bloomberg

The current challenges to ESG investing won’t stop investors’ focus on environmental, social and governance considerations, UBS Group AG chairman Colm Kelleher said at the Hong Kong Global Financial Leaders’ Investment Summit on Wednesday. 

“This movement is totally unstoppable,” he said. “Our investors clearly are focused on this, so this is not going away. It’s what Generation X, Z, millennials, et cetera want.”