Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Tag: Impact

The color of microfinance funds was always dark green!

| Q&A with Günther Kastner, Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer, I-AM Impact Asset Management Sustainability is becoming more and more mainstream in the investment industry....

The Role of Family Offices in Accelerating Impact Investing

Family offices are set up for generations, therefore, they keep a long-term perspective on doing business and investing. As for many of them engagement...

UNDP: Unlocking digital investments for a sustainable recovery

| By Elena Johansson Marcos Neto, director finance sector hub at United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), talks to investESG.euabout the progress made on a sustainable...

SFDR: The start of a longer ESG classification journey

"The Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR), which applies since March 10, requires asset managers to sort their funds into different sustainability categories based on...

Zurich on crossing the environmental metrics frontier

| By Elena Johansson The industry is still on a “collective journey” regarding evolving data and metrics, an expert at Zurich Insurance Group who is...

Covid-19 – Risk, Reward and Impact | Vikram Gandhi | Harvard...

| By Elena Johansson Q: A report by the Climate Policy Initiative has assessed that results-based finance (RBF)*, including environmental impact bonds, is well suited...

Asset owners’ duties involve rectifying inconsistencies in impact mandates

| By Elena Johansson As the law on impact investing evolves, so are the related duties of asset owners to pursue impact investing and ensure...

Why Investors should rely more on Impact Investing than ESG Investing?

| By Dr Katarzyna Wilk, CEO of Swiss Impact Lead The paradigm shift towards impact investing is upon the finance sector. Impacting investing, as being...

ESG-Compliance: Vom Trend zum Standard

| von JUDr. Stanislava Saria, PhD Die Chance, mit CO2-lastigen Assets auch künftig Geld verdienen zu können, wird immer mehr zu einem Risiko Europas größter...

Non Financial Reporting under regulatory or market pressure? | Victor van...

INTERVIEW with Victor van Hoorn, the Executive Director of Eurosif, the European Sustainable Investment Forum.  | investESG.eu: We have seen a lot of recent activity...