The 7th edition of the Study highlights the scale of Sustainable and Responsible Investment practices and trends in Europe and across 13 European countries. For the first time, the Study provides new detailed insights on Exclusions, Impact Investing and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) integration practices.
Some of the Study’s most important findings include, among others:
o Exclusions are still the most popular SRI approach with over €10 trillion of assets under management, showing a 48% increase.
o Impact Investing is the fastest growing SRI strategy with €98 billion, up from only €20 billion in 2013.
o Norms-based screening has now become the second most significant SRI approach with over €5 trillion Assets under Management and a growth rate of 40%.