Integrating Responsible Investing in Passive Management

Friday 08 February 2019

ESG

Integrating Responsible Investing in Passive Management

When it comes to core passive investing products, where portfolio managers buy every company in the benchmark, “this is where the idea comes from that you cannot incorporate ESG into passive solutions because you have to do index replication,” Laurent Trottier, Global Head of ETF, Indexing and Smart Beta Management, explains.

One way that Amundi addresses this is to bring together passive and active funds when it talks to the companies whose shares it owns, since the inception of the very first index fund.

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Following Mark Carney’s “breaking the tragedy of the horizon” speech in 2015, it became apparent central banks and regulators needed to sit up and take responsibility for risks emerging as a result of climate change. It appears Carney’s call to arms was heard, but there remains an abundance of work to be undertaken. Central Banking report, made in partnership with Amundi, will provide some guidance on issues that need to be discussed.