Below is an excerpt from ISS ESG’s thought leadership paper “Overcoming the Global Health Crisis.” The full paper is available for download from the Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) online library.
The COVID-19 global health crisis has highlighted the increased need for strong healthcare institutions and health-related products and services. ISS ESG’s Pandemic Health Products Screen helps investors identify companies that are offering solutions to the global health crisis.
While companies in healthcare sectors are at the forefront of the response to the crisis, many companies in sectors outside of healthcare are making important health-related contributions through their product and service portfolio.
By Allison Marill, Analyst, ISS ESG