- Looking for hidden ESG gems: a new frontier for responsible investing with “improvers”
Looking for hidden ESG gems: a new frontier for responsible investing with “improvers”
Wednesday 02 September 2020
Insights Paper, ESG
The ongoing Covid-19 crisis and the resulting market turmoil have confirmed a pre-existing trend within equity investing: the increasing relevance of integrating ESG criteria and sustainability into the investment decision. We believe doing so will add value both in terms of being able to deliver better risk-adjusted return, but also in terms of helping to put focus on - and ultimately improve - important ESG parameters for companies and society.
2020 PRI assessment results: Amundi awarded A+ across all categories
The annual assessment of the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) acknowledges our continued efforts in deploying our ESG integration framework across our different asset classes.
AIIB and Amundi launch Climate Change Investment Framework to drive Asia’s Green recovery and transition
The AIIB-Amundi Climate Change Investment Framework is being launched today by the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) and Amundi. This new benchmark investor tool provides, for the first time, an holistic issuer-level assessment of both climate change risks and opportunities in line with the three objectives of the Paris Agreement.
Climate change: Central Banking focus report is online
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.