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George Mussalli was featured in Faye Kilburn’s article “ESG like a new factor, alt managers say,” published by Risk.net.

George Mussalli, chief investment officer and head of research at $45 billion quant shop PanAgora, said quants will “dominate in ESG in the future”. The firm “drifted” into the ESG sphere as part of its research into fundamental factors that affect companies’ performance. But now PanAgora views sustainable investing as an alpha-generative technique in its own right, he said.