Invest for a clean planet

How to fight pollution and waste

Pollution is the #1 concern of sustainable investors1

Oceans clogged with plastic flotillas. Smog choking our cities and, increasingly, our rural landscapes. Noise overtaking our cities. Sustainable investing can help make it a cleaner planet.

It’s no wonder fighting pollution tops the list for sustainable investors. Watch the video to see how water bottles can turn into a basic human need: shelter. If you want to join the fight, here’s how UBS can help. 

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Sustainability in action

Oil companies set renewable power targets

Oil majors have set themselves ambitious targets for renewable power

Painting with pollution

An entrepreneur reimagines recycling

Renewable energy use reaches record highs in 2020

COVID-19 and a decline in coal usage

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Sustainable solutions

You have more choices than you think. Virtually your entire portfolio can be

Why UBS?

We want to shape the future of sustainable investing. Why? Because we believe these investments can deliver returns with less risk to your money. We are also confident that sustainable investing will soon become the world's most widely accepted way of investing.

As the world’s leading wealth manager, we feel responsible for helping change things for the better. We have the capital, solutions and expertise to make a big difference globally.

These aren’t just words. We walk the talk. In 2017, we announced our intention to raise USD 5 billion in client assets over the next five years to help plug funding gaps needed to reach the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). As of 2019, we have raised $3.9 billion raised toward our commitment to direct at least $5 billion of client assets in SDG related impact investments by 20214

We drive change

How UBS is making a difference in the world

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