BNPP AM ranked second in ShareAction report for responsible investment strategy

March 10, 2020

BNP Paribas Asset Management (‘BNPP AM’) is ranked second in the ShareAction ‘Point of No Returns’ report for its responsible investment strategy.  The report ranks 75 managers in 17 countries according to their investment approaches across four themes: governance, climate change, biodiversity and human rights.

  • BNPP AM rose to 2nd place in 2020, a spectacular leap from 20th in 2017
  • BNPP AM is one of only five asset managers to achieve an ‘A’ rating
  • BNPP AM is the only asset manager to have scored more than 75% for governance and biodiversity - testament to the effectiveness of its strengthened policies

Jane Ambachtsheer, Global Head of Sustainability at BNP Paribas Asset Management comments:  "We are very pleased to have achieved an ‘A’ rating and to be ranked second. This recognises the work undertaken since the launch of our Global Sustainability Strategy a year ago, a company-wide strategy that strengthens our role as future maker’. This achievement demonstrates its relevance to the expectations of investors who are increasingly sensitive to the social and environmental impact of their investments.

 

ShareAction is a non-profit organisation working to build a global sustainable and responsible financial sector.

The full report can be viewed here: https://shareaction.org/research-resources/point-of-no-returns/

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