60 insights found

Responsible investment

07 April 2020

Coronavirus: How ESG scores signalled resilience in the Q1 market downturn

The growth of responsible investment over the past decade has largely coincided with the longest stock market bull-run in history.

Responsible investment

10 March 2020

How does AXA-IM adapt portfolios to reflect the transition theme?

Electoral support for environmental parties signals a persistent, long term trend.

Responsible investment

10 March 2020

How have the UN SDGs helped to change the investment landscape?

Climate change, gender equality and healthy lives are the most investable UN SDGs

Responsible investment

10 March 2020

How will investors tailor portfolios to tackle the climate crisis?

Investors need assets which can align portfolios with the goals of the Paris agreement

Responsible investment

06 March 2020

Tomorrow Augmented: Bringing an ‘impact’ mindset to listed equities

It’s time to rethink the purpose of investing. As investors, we have often been presented with a false-choice narrative – either focus on financial performance or try to affect societal or env ...

Responsible investment

06 March 2020

How responsible investing standards and policies affect returns

The asset management industry has traditionally adhered to the notion that excluding certain companies from investment portfolios based on sustainability considerations linked to certain business act ...

Quant Lab

03 February 2020

NLP-enabled impact investing

AXA IM wants to be able to assess information on how companies have a positive impact regarding the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Responsible investment

19 December 2019

Data privacy: Trust is hard earned, easily lost

Personal data is the arguably the commodity of the 21st century. Over the past two decades, the monetization of personal data has fueled the rapid growth of internet-based technology companies.

Responsible investment

06 December 2019

ESG and intangibles: Driving value creation across companies

Demonstrating the value of robustly integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into investing is critical to the success and credibility of responsible investment.