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A common language for financial markets will drive green investment

The European Union needs an extra €180bn a year to meet its energy and climate goals by 2030. A common language is a crucial step towards making this a reality.

Climate change is a pressing sustainability challenges. Green bonds are an increasingly important instrument for investors to use to avoid carbon emissions.

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The sustainability storm

Climate change represents a systemic risk that cannot be diversified away. Investment professionals have a fiduciary duty to take climate risks into account. 

Getting to know convertible bonds
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Getting to know convertible bonds

What is a convertible bond? We run through the basics. Convertibles feature elements of both equities and fixed income.  

Does company size determine performance?
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Does company size determine performance?

The Swiss Equities team shows how structural megatrends will have a strong impact on the sustainable success of Swiss companies in the future. 

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Convertible bonds: a low governance equity hedge

Convertible bonds can mitigate exposure to equity volatility, both in terms of higher Sharpe ratios and lower governance features compared to equity options.  

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Credit and sustainability: ignorance is risk

We integrate sustainability into the way we invest in corporate bonds, seeing it as a key factor to mitigating risk without compromising returns.

How do you bring sustainability into investment?
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How do you bring sustainability into investment?

Don Gerritsen, Head of Benelux for the PRI, explains how asset owners are developing their approach to sustainable investing, and what challenges remain.

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