Everyone has a responsibility to do what they can for society, for the communities in which they operate and, ultimately, for the planet.
Think tank InfluenceMap highlighted that BlackRock, UBS, BNY Mellon and Invesco have pushed against more stringent green regulations.
The framework adopted by the asset manager is based on portfolio mitigation which reduces investment exposure to carbon risks, while increasing investment exposure to climate-related innovation and solutions.
It will support sustainable finance in becoming a major field of academic research globally, and harness the vast potential of the financial sector to drive environmental, social and economic
The company takes responsibility for its unavoidable emissions by compensating the equivalent amount in carbon offsetting projects. Together, these measures have earned Avaloq the coveted South Pole Climate Neutral Company label.
It notes that Switzerland, with its strong research and innovation credentials, is well positioned to play a key role in the development of these technologies.