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30
Jul
2019
Two types of performance promised by sustainable investments
Whereas the success or failure of conventional investments is generally measured on the basis of financial performance...
ESG/CSR
Whereas the success or failure of conventional investments is generally measured on the basis of financial performance indicators such as Alpha, Beta and Sharpe ratio, sustainable investments promise two types of performance: not only do they aim to generate a competitive return that is as good as that of their conventional counterparts, but they also aim to...
Two types of performance promised by sustainable investments
23
Jul
2019
Is "best-effort" the next frontier of ESG analysis?
Over recent years, we’ve experienced mounting pressure over ESG integration from stakeholders; and whereas the reasons...
ESG/CSR
Over recent years, we’ve experienced mounting pressure over ESG integration from stakeholders; and whereas the reasons behind this might vary (i.e. fiduciary duty, regulation, alignment of values...), most of them acknowledge that financial performance/alpha generation should remain part of the equation.
Is "best-effort" the next frontier of ESG analysis?
16
Jul
2019
SRI, data and bias: fund managers' bermuda triangle
Over the last decade, awareness surrounding ESG issues has been growing, with investors increasingly urged to...
ESG/CSR
Over the last decade, awareness surrounding ESG issues has been growing, with investors increasingly urged to incorporate non-financial information into their analyses and investment solutions. To feed this evolution, investors first need to understand what is at stake and gather an expanding range of companies’ data on a diversity of fields and coverage.
SRI, data and bias: fund managers' bermuda triangle
11
Jun
2019
Paris - Responsible Investment, first growth crisis?
Are performance and sustainable development reconcilable? Do we have the right indicators? What about regulatory...
Agenda
Are performance and sustainable development reconcilable? Do we have the right indicators? What about regulatory standards?
Paris - Responsible Investment, first growth crisis?
17
May
2019
Interview of Lucile de la Jonquiere: The challenge of Sustainable Finance
May 2019 - The issue of Sustainable Finance is seeing an unprecedented boom, both on the international political stage...
ESG/CSR
May 2019 - The issue of Sustainable Finance is seeing an unprecedented boom, both on the international political stage and in the mentality of investors and financial market players.
Interview of Lucile de la Jonquiere: The challenge of Sustainable Finance
06
Feb
2019
The investment fund industry: latest trends in a dynamic market
Mathieu Maurier, Country Manager for Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) in Luxembourg, looks at a number of...
Market Perspectives
Mathieu Maurier, Country Manager for Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) in Luxembourg, looks at a number of issues currently facing asset management: UCITS, KIID, AIFMD, Capital Markets Union, RAIF, Pan-European Pension Product, ESG, digitalisation…
The investment fund industry: latest trends in a dynamic market
02
Oct
2018
Evergreen: Corporate, social and environmental responsibility challenge
18
Jul
2018
Private Equity and Responsible Investment
All private equity players are showing a growing interest in Environmental, Societal and corporate Governance (ESG)...
ESG investment
All private equity players are showing a growing interest in Environmental, Societal and corporate Governance (ESG) issues. Is it just a posture or are they really convinced ?
Private Equity and Responsible Investment
08
Dec
2017
Why does Sustainable Investing Matter?
The world is now realizing the climate change’s financial cost is likely to be huge. The last hurricane season in the...
ESG/CSR
The world is now realizing the climate change’s financial cost is likely to be huge. The last hurricane season in the Atlantic Ocean, for instance, has left overall insured losses worth an estimated USD100 billion, according to investment bank Morgan Stanley (source www.fortune.com, October 10, 2017 from).
Why does Sustainable Investing Matter?