Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. - Climate Advisory Services

Data category

  • Environmental data
  • Advisory Services or Strategy Advisory

What data do you provide?

ISS ESG has extensive consultancy experience supporting investors with positioning themselves with respect to climate change and has worked with many clients in providing internal and external training and workshops. ISS ESG has a dedicated advisory team with extensive experience in creating and executing detailed project plans related to climate. Advisory services include the following:

  • Climate change strategy development and implementation
  • Investment products and benchmarks development
  • Bespoke climate impact research
  • Workshops and capacity building
  • Climate-related reporting support
  • Benchmarking of investment strategies


As part of its advisory service, ISS ESG provides internal stakeholder workshops to provide training and education on the outcome and results of the analysis of the investments. The objective is to equip the different stakeholders and different teams with detailed and specific knowledge regarding industry standards and frameworks and climate impact assessments of investments to enable them to apply the results and relevant data towards their daily business and decision making.

Where and how do you source your data?

ISS ESG’s climate advisory team pulls the data and research output from its comprehensive Carbon & Climate Data, Climate Footprint and Climate Impact solutions. Please reference the source details outlined in ISS ESG’s description of each of these solutions. 

Who are the data users?

Data is used by a broad range of institutional investors, asset managers, asset owners, fund managers, banks, government institutions, universities and research firms.  

What is the cost for your data offering?

Pricing is based on the method by which data is delivered. ISS ESG can provide data via its proprietary platform, DataDesk, or via data feed. Pricing for this solution is available upon request. 


Corporate Statements

A custom-built approach to ESG

ISS ESG puts a premium on its clients’ ability to customise the ESG data and analytics they can access, its CEO Marija Kramer tells Environmental Finance.

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