- ESG Investing in Recent Years: New Insights from Old Challenges
ESG Investing in Recent Years: New Insights from Old Challenges
Tuesday 14 January 2020
This research is an update of the study that we published last year (Bennani et al., 2018) and that explored the impact of ESG investing on asset pricing in the stock market. It extends the original period 2010-2017 by adding eighteen months from January 2018 to June 2019.
Amundi wins the PRI Award, Real World Impact Initiative of the Year
Amundi has won the the PRI Award, Real World Impact Initiative of the Year for its fund Amundi Planet Emerging Green One.
Greening Fixed Income markets: a challenge of today and tomorrow
Policymakers continue to implement comprehensive strategies to fostering sustainable finance. Most notably, in March 2018, the European Commission adopted its action plan resting on three pillars: (i) re-orienting capital flows towards sustainable investments; (ii) managing financial risks stemming from climate change; and (iii) fostering transparency and long-termism in financial activities.
Investing in the Low-Carbon Economy
The Paris Agreement on climate change and the U.N.’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals, along with corporate and investor initiatives such as RE100, the U.N. Principles for Responsible Investment and the Portfolio Decarbonization Coalition (PDC), have galvanized governments and business alike.