Speaking at the Amundi World Investment Forum on Thursday, Clément Beaune, the French secretary of state for European affairs, discussed the European Union’s commitment to reach carbon neutrality by 2050 and the EU green taxonomy for investors.
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Matt Christensen, global head of sustainable and impact investing at Allianz Global Investors, said that the pandemic has increased investor appetite for socially driven impact investing.
Philippe Donnet, chief executive officer of Generali group, called for the Solvency 2 review to make a special asset class for green bonds, while urging a public private partnership to boost the capacity of the insurance and reinsurance industry to provide individuals with better protection.
Prime ministers Justin Trudeau (Canada), Boris Johnson (UK) and Erna Solberg (Norway) and French president Emmanuel Macron announced funding commitments to protect biodiversity and increase focus on nature-related financial disclosures at the One Planet Summit.
Three experts discussed thematic exchange-traded funds on Wednesday during the European ETF & Indexing forum, co-organised by Agefi and TrackInsight.
Last March financial turmoil strengthened the ETFs market said panellists at the European ETF & Indexing Forum, held by L’Agefi and TrackInsight.
Asset management firms' CEOs on Monday discussed sustainable investment during a panel organise by the Luxembourg fund industry association Alfi.
More commonality, less divergence. Here is the message sent by four asset management firms’ CEOs who took part to the 26th European fund and asset management association’s investment forum on Thursday.