ESG CRITERIA AND COVID-19: THE EMERGING ROLE OF THE “S”
Sustainable finance and innovation as tools to recover from the crisis.
The acronym “ESG” stands for Environmental, Social and Governance and is a concept used in the financial world to measure the sustainability of an investment. The environmental criteria analyse the impact of an investment focusing on waste and pollution, greenhouse gas emission, climate change, deforestation, water resources and so on. The social criteria considers the […]
The current crisis is making us understand how socio-environmental dynamics can influence the economy, and how sometimes they can be real threats. Sustainable finance can help us prevent and limit these threats. Sustainable finance is the application of sustainable development to the financial activities, and it aims to generate value in the long run by […]
Environmental Social Governance : I nuovi driver della finanza
ECO-FASHION, IS IT POSSIBLE? One of the most polluting sectors is, without doubt, the fashion system. A “j’accuse” that particularly affects fast-fashion, which annually produces around 50 micro-seasons at a very low cost for consumers, but much higher for the planet. The fashion system, therefore, in order to survive, must offer the market a fashionable […]
In un contesto come quello odierno, sempre più “green oriented” e allo stesso tempo attento alle performance, è inevitabile l’integrazione di metodologie di selezione di strumenti finanziari che tengano conto, nell’ambito delle scelte di investimento, di fattori ESG per il perseguimento di obiettivi di crescita sostenibile. Ripercorrendo il percorso d’origine, gli strumenti in questione trovano […]