Jeremy Genin

Monaco Asset Management Positive Impact Fund

Interview of Jeremy Genin, Chief Investment Officer in charge of ESG initiative within Monaco Asset Management. Monaco Asset Management (MAM) is a leading independent wealth management company for private and institutional clients founded in the Principality in 1999, with more than $3bn AUM (in 2019). Since 2019, MAM has launched its Impact Investing Initiative, “for […]

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Blockchain & Sustainability

There is more and more attention being paid by asset managers on environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) principles-based sustainable investing, but how does ESG converge to Blockchain and vice versa ? The fund rating service MSCI now publishes ESG ratings using AI to measure companies’ long-term resilience to ESG risks and so help asset […]

Sharp Increase of Global Private Wealth ISR Allocation

A new research report launched by Campden Wealth, Global Impact Solutions Today (GIST), and Barclays Private Bank reveals the growth in leading private wealth holders and family offices investing for positive social and environment impact, with the average portfolio allocation set to almost double, increasing from 20 per cent in 2019 to 35 per cent […]

CC Forum

Sustainability has its forum in Monaco

The 4th edition of the CC Forum took place last week in Monaco at the same time than the Monte-Carlo Gala for Planetary Health both matching the same objectives to “bring humanity’s and the planet’s health into the spotlight”.  Under the high patronage of HSH Prince Albert II, the CC Forum gave voice to various projects leaders, […]

Panthera Solutions

Panthera Solutions first PRI Signatory in Monaco

Panthera Solutions is the first signatory in the Principality of Monaco for the renowned PRI, a UN-associated organization and global pacemaker for SDG investing initiatives. The PRI is the world’s leading proponent of responsible investment; they encourage investors to use responsible investment that enhances returns and better manages risks, by understanding the investment implications of […]

UBS

Sustainable investments become the preferred recommendation for UBS private clients

UBS is the first major financial institution to makes sustainable investments the preferred recommendation over traditional investments for clients of its USD 2.6 trillion global wealth management business UBS today announced that sustainable investments are now the firm’s preferred solution for private clients investing globally. Managing USD 488 billion (2019 UBS Sustainability Report) in core sustainable […]

UBS BANK

UBS tightens fossil fuel standards

UBS made further significant progress toward meeting its ambitious sustainability targets in 2019. The firm just reported on its sustainability performance, applying an industry-leading, comprehensive approach, based on major, internationally recognized disclosure frameworks. UBS increased its core sustainable investments, that involve a comprehensive asset selection process, by more than 56% to USD 488 billion, and […]

sustainable buildings

The Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) expands its coverage

The GRESB expands its coverage to US $5.3 trillion AuM amid growing demand for comparable and reliable ESG data The transition to a sustainable real asset industry is one of the most fundamental challenges to carry. For investors, participating to this transition can only be met with reliable ESG information, meaningful global benchmarks and collective […]