Pollution is the #1 concern of sustainable investors
Oceans clogged with plastic flotillas. Smog choking our cities and, increasingly, our rural landscapes. Noise seeping out around the edges of our 21st century lifestyle. Sustainable investing can help make it a cleaner planet.
Sustainability in action
Making accurate and reliable investment decisions based on sustainability criteria has improved dramatically.
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.2, 3
Furthermore, as the world's leading wealth manager,4 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). And you’ll always have a team of sustainable investing experts helping you do more for your ﬁnances and the world.