11 December 2017

UNEP FI Honoured with IPE Outstanding Industry Contribution Award

Last month, UNEP FI and the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) received the Investments and Pensions Europe 2017 gold award for Outstanding Industry Contribution in recognition of our work on Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century. Long considered a barrier, the programme seeks to modernise conceptions of fiduciary duty to integrate environmental, social and governance…

14 November 2017

European Commission Consultation on Investors’ Duties and Sustainability

On 13 November 2017, the European Commission launched a public consultation on Institutional investors and asset managers’ duties regarding sustainability. Running until 22 January 2018, the consultation seeks evidence on: How clarifications or amendments to investor duties can contribute to more efficient allocation of capital and to more sustainable and inclusive growth; How to ensure…

5 October 2017

World’s Leading Financial Centres Promote Sustainable Finance: Find out more at UNEP FI’s Regional Roundtable on Sustainable Finance in Europe

05 October, 2017 During UNEP FI’s Europe Roundtable on October 17th, Nick Robins, Co-Director of the UN Environment Inquiry, along with Philippe Zaouati, CEO of Mirova and chair of Paris’ Finance for Tomorrow Initiative, will discuss the “Casablanca statement on financial centres and sustainability”, a result of the first ever international meeting of financial centres…

4 April 2017

Tribe Impact Capital joins UNEP FI

UNEP FI is pleased to welcome Tribe Impact Capital who have become the latest member to join. Tribe Impact Capital is an impact wealth management firm and B Corporation registered* dedicated in its entirety to advising and managing private and institutional wealth for financial return, values alignment and positive impact. Co-Founders of Tribe Impact Capital…

28 December 2016

European commission has named its expert group: UNEP FI members AXA, Aviva and Mirova are members

22 December, 2016 In December 2016, the European Commission announced the composition of its High-Level Expert Group on sustainable finance. The Group comprises 20 policy leaders from civil society, the finance sector and academia. The objective is that the Expert Group provides, by the end of 2017, recommendations for a comprehensive EU strategy on sustainable finance…