Research by InfluenceMap

Large European Firms Take the Lead over US Competitors when Aligning with the Paris Agreement

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Pixabay CC0 Public Domain. Las gestoras europeas lideran el compromiso con el Acuerdo de París frente a las estadounidenses y las asiáticas

Autor: Funds Society, Madrid

  1. The report shows most are still moving too slowly when it comes to using their clout to drive change in investee companies
  2. "Given the huge influence these asset managers have over the global economy, it is vital they take action to ensure the world can meet the climate goals of the Paris Agreement"
  3. Legal & General Investment Management and the asset management arms of BNP Paribas and UBS top the chart when it comes to engagement with investee companies on climate
  4. Asset managers’ overall portfolios continue to be overweight in companies deploying brown technologies and underweight in those deploying green technologies