• 4 priority actions for investors: analyze climate-related financial risks; improve transparency on sustainability themes; reduce adverse environmental impacts; invest in mitigation and adaptation solutions. • 6 strategic sectors for mitigation and adaptation: energy; farming and forests; transport and mobility; cities and construction; digital technologies; circular economy. • These are the core themes of the […]
• Foundations that invest sustainably have a total AUM of no less than €27 billion. • Their favorite approach is impact investing, with an emphasis on social housing. • These findings are from the survey conducted by the Italian Sustainable Investment Forum (ItaSIF) and presented during the SRI (Sustainable and Responsible Investment) Week. “The sustainable […]
Pension schemes are increasingly ESG-driven: in Italy, 62% of the FFS survey respondents apply sustainable investment strategies
• 53 schemes with €127 billion of AUM apply sustainable investment strategies to the products monitored. • More schemes adopt sustainable investment strategies to 75%-100% of their assets and set sustainability targets for their managers. • These are the findings of the ItaSIF survey presented during the 9th edition of the SRI Week. The sixth […]
• Over 80% of SMEs in Italy view sustainability as a key component of strategic and investment choices. • 80% of respondents believe that environmental, social and governance (ESG) assessment is a necessary building block of lending. • Interviewees deem it indispensable to enhance the disclosure and promotion of sustainable finance. • These are among […]
The Eurosif Board has announced the appointment of Victor van Hoorn as the organisations new Executive Director. He will strengthen links between Eurosif members and EU institutions for the successful implementation of the EU Action Plan, the European Green Deal and the renewed Sustainable Finance Strategy. For the press release in Italian, click here.
From 12 to 21 November in Milan, Rome and Naples the Italian Sustainable Investment Forum (ItaSIF) will hold the 8th edition of the SRI Week, one of the leading initiatives in Italy dedicated to Sustainable and Responsible Investment. [PDF attached]
The new Code reflects recent crucial developments in the SRI industry and is geared towards guiding asset managers to meet relevant requirements for their products.
The first Italian publication dedicated to Sustainable and Responsible Property Investments, prepared by the Working Group sponsored by the Italian Forum for Sustainable Finance and the Riccardo Catella Foundation, will be presented on Friday November 7 in Milan.
An Autumn of change for the Italian financial market. The third Italian SRI Week is coming up from November 4th to 12th
Ten confirmed events for 2014 edition, final event hosted by the Italian Stock Exchange. Highlights: SRI and insurance companies, sustainable and responsible property investing, natural capital, climate change, impact investing.