The annual Morgan Stanley Sustainable Investing Challenge, led by the Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing, INSEAD and Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management, invites student proposals to address critical social and environmental challenges, geared to attract institutional investors seeking positive impact and competitive returns.
Now is the time to seize both the responsibility and opportunity of sustainable investing, which is growing as a mainstream financial force. A recent survey found that investors, particularly women and Millennials, are strongly interested in sustainable investing and believe the investment approach is poised to grow.
Snapshot of the challengers
who answered the call:
|PROPOSED PROJECTS IN||FROM ACROSS||BASED IN|
|TOTAL OF||FORMING||NARROWED TO|
First round judges weighed each proposal on its merits
and selected these 10 finalists:
Experts in the field will mentor the finalists, who will present their proposals at Morgan Stanley’s offices in London on April 17, 2015, when a winning team will be chosen.