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SOLAR is revolutionizing the energy sector - Active Solar

Do you know that ?:

Attend the conference and you will understand how solar became so successful and why it will dominate the power sector in the 21st century.

 

Pascal Rochat, CEO of Active Niche Funds SA and manager of Active Solar

How to combine impact and performance? - Asteria Investment Managers

Asteria has developed a proprietary research platform, enabling it to conduct a thorough analysis of each company to measure the environmental and social impact generated by its activity, the ESG scoring and financial outlook.

We make use of innovative technologies such as Big Data to deal with the explosion in the amount of data required to conduct a fully integrated research.

We apply a rigorous and systematic process to maximize the impact generation and minimize the risk of deviation from main benchmarks.

This approach makes hence and efficient use of capital without scarifying returns or generate additional risks.

 

Guido Bolliger , Chief Investment Officer

Candriam Climate Action: Wie kann man als Anleger den Klimawandel bekämpfen?

Das Pariser Abkommen führte zu einem globalen Konsens, in dem das Ziel und die Modalitäten zur Vermeidung einer Erwärmung über 2 Grad hinaus festgelegt wurden. Die Europäische Union hat sich ihrerseits verpflichtet, bis 2050 die Klimaneutralität zu erreichen. Der Candriam SRI Equities Climate Action Fund konzentriert sich darauf, Unternehmen bei der Entwicklung von Lösungen für den Klimawandel zu unterstützen. Diese Unternehmen zeichnen sich dadurch aus, dass sie ihre Geschäftsmodelle auf ein 2-Grad-Ziel hin umstellen oder Lösungen anbieten, die es anderen Unternehmen ermöglichen, dieses Ziel zu erreichen.

David Czupryna, Head of ESG Development – Candriam

Active ESG integration for companies: measuring & engaging on what matters - DPAM

In order to successfully embed sustainability into the investment process, active ESG integration and engagement with companies require a dynamic and pro-active approach. Dries Dury, Fund manager International & Sustainable Equity at DPAM, will guide us through this active, sustainable and research-driven approach that enables to enhance the methodology in our analysis and understand trends beyond mere ESG scores.

 

Dries Dury, CFA is a fund manager at DPAM

How microfinance investments can boost the growth in developing countries: the Silk road experience

Microfinance has always been decorrelated from the volatility of the world of finance and macroeconomic risks.  In developing regions, like the countries along the Silk Road, micro and SMEs are catching new opportunities offered by new post-crisis scenarios thanks to their flexibility, resilience and capability to adapt. These countries’ economy is based on sectors which never completely stopped during the lockdowns and they are facing a digital transformation which will further help their restart.

Vittorio Volpi, Chairman of the Supervisory Board – Mikro Kapital

Is impact investing the future of sustainable investment?

 

At the high rate of PRI signatories, soon there will be no non-responsible investors left! The remaining scepticals are now eager to join the movement after seeing the impressive inflows on ESG funds, and like Mr. Jourdain, everyone claims they had a responsible investment approach before knowing what it was. Obviously, this is very far from the truth because there is no shared definition of SRI: within it, practices as diverse as exclusion, shareholder engagement or thematic investment coexist. Among them, a trend is emerging: that of impact investing. In our view, this trend is not just one among others, but the only SRI approach.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Hervé Guez, CIO of Equities and Fixed Income for Mirova

Dialogue & engagement: value creation in the small and midcap universe

The universe of European small and mid-caps is very broad and diversified, with a significant number of family-owned companies. The availability and quality of non-financial data does unfortunately not permit a holistic analysis of the risks and opportunities presented by these companies. In order to identify the champions of tomorrow, dialogue and direct engagement with companies and their management is essential to understand their business models and generate long-term value for all stakeholders.

Nicolas Jacob, Head of ESG Research at ODDO BHF Asset Management

A road to ESG integration: Walking the Talk

ESG approach with rating agencies have had clear positives, with a very systematic approach easy to implement on a large cohorts of stocks

But, the reality shows that this approach by exclusion has been narrowing the universe of investible names, there is a real data dispersion between providers on recommendations with data overload, that after years of good performance it is often now missing dynamic changes and additional performance is not there, that the relevance of KPI is heterogeneous. For this reason we believe there is a need to move towards ESG integration with a bottom up perspective and a financial impact analysis.

Anne Marion-Bouchacourt, Country Head Societe Generale Switzerland et CEO SG Zurich Branch