We all have a role to play in saving our planet, and as investors, that role is super simple: Embrace ESG investing.
What on Earth does that mean?
ESG stands for environmental, social and corporate governance, and ESG stocks broadly represent investments in companies that are doing good by those three factors.
These companies are promoting the adoption of clean energy to reduce our carbon footprint. They are driving us forward on a path toward ubiquitous electric vehicle adoption. They are bringing us into a new era of plant-based foods where we do not subject animals to harsh living conditions.
All in all, these are the companies which are helping us create a brighter future for ourselves, our children and their children.
They are good companies.
And they also happen to be great investment opportunities. ESG investing will outperform in a huge way over the next decade for two big
PARIS, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Eurazeo announces the launch of O+, the new step of its ambitious environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategy, which aims to drive positive change in society by working toward shared and sustainable prosperity. For nearly 15 years, Eurazeo has been at the forefront of responsible investment in private equity and is constantly seeking to integrate the highest ESG standards, in line with the UN Sustainable Development Goals. O+ has two main pillars: achieving zero net carbon by 2040 at the latest and playing a role in bridging the widening social gaps.
Accelerating the transition to a low carbon economy and committing to zero net carbon across the Group by 2040
Eurazeo, as the first company in its sector to set such an ambitious goal, looks to achieve zero net carbon by 2040, in alignment with the Science Based Targets initiative. To achieve optimum