How Cities Use Finance to Manage Climate Change

Urbanisation, ageing populations, and climate change are piling pressure on cities around the world to adapt, and the solutions require both changes in public policy and innovative private sector investment.

March 29, 2024
Annual Market Review & Outlook – Private Assets - 2024: Mirova

Mirova presents its outlook for private markets in 2024.

February 16, 2024
Annual Market Review & Outlook – Listed Assets - 2024: Mirova

Mirova presents its outlook for listed assets and the economy in 2024. His central scenario for 2024 is that of a successful soft landing.

February 5, 2024 Hervé Guez
EM Corporates & ESG: A Surprisingly Strong Opportunity Set

Loomis Sayles argues against three major misconceptions around ESG investing in the EM corporate space.

November 28, 2023 Financial Professional content – requires login
Seven Insights on How the Smart Money Is Approaching ESG

7 key trends defining how the smart money is looking at ESG and sustainable investing in 2023.

November 17, 2023 Dave Goodsell
3 minutes with… Nathalie Pistre, Ostrum

Find out how Ostrum’s Nathalie Pistre began her journey in sustainable investing and what keeps her motivated as Head of Research & SRI.

November 9, 2023
3 minutes with… Nathalie Beauvir-Rodes, Ostrum

Find out how Ostrum’s Nathalie Beauvir-Rodes began her journey in sustainable investing and what keeps her motivated as Head of Sustainable Bond Research and Analysis.

October 31, 2023 Financial Professional content – requires login
3 minutes with… Jens Peers, Mirova

Find out how Mirova’s Jens Peers began his journey in sustainable investing and what keeps him motivated as a portfolio manager.

September 22, 2023 Financial Professional content – requires login
3 minutes with… Mathilde Dufour, Mirova

Find out how Mirova’s Mathilde Dufour began her journey in sustainable investing and what keeps her motivated as head of sustainability research.

September 22, 2023
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What Do Investors Want from Sustainable Investing?

Our experts from DNCA, Mirova, Thematics AM and Natixis Investment Managers Solutions discuss the breadth of client demand for sustainable investing solutions – from traditional asset classes to illiquid alternatives.

September 14, 2023 Financial Professional content – requires login
Supply Chains and Sustainability

The next decade will see technology enable us to replace our dependency on certain critical materials and redefine supply chains so that electrification opportunities are enhanced all over the globe, says Mirova’s Jens Peers.

August 8, 2023
Global Investment Opportunities in the Energy Transition

This paper examines how investors can take advantage of investment opportunities in the global energy transition, while managing risks to their portfolios.

July 24, 2023
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ESG – Short-Term Trends, Long-Term Evolution

Our experts from Mirova, Loomis Sayles and Natixis Investment Managers describe what they see as being front of mind for sustainable investors today, and how they think the sustainability landscape is evolving.

July 17, 2023 Financial Professional content – requires login
Views from the Collective: Are Individual Investors Ready for Private Assets?

Driven by regulation, and demand for decorrelation from market volatility in traditional asset classes, private assets are becoming more accessible.

July 12, 2023
3 minutes with… Agathe Foussard, Mirova

Find out how Mirova’s Agathe Foussard began her journey in sustainable investing and what keeps her motivated as a portfolio manager.

June 28, 2023 Financial Professional content – requires login
Engaging Companies for the Long Term

With investors increasingly wary of greenwashing, Mirova’s Soliane Varlet says engagement is the path to more transparency and a more sustainable future.

May 31, 2023 Financial Professional content – requires login
Views from the Collective: Where Next for Sustainable Investing?

For sustainable investors, navigating the regulatory and political landscape has become a real challenge in recent years. What does the future hold?

May 22, 2023
Markets and Motivations for Green Bonds

In 2022, green bond volumes fell year-on-year for the first time in a decade. Mirova’s Bertrand Rocher and Agathe Foussard explain why 2023 looks brighter.

May 11, 2023
How to Invest in Biodiversity

While COP15 paved the way for new regulations, achieving zero biodiversity loss by 2030 requires a concerted effort among investors and consumers alike.

May 8, 2023 Financial Professional content – requires login
3 minutes with… Soliane Varlet, Mirova

Find out how Mirova’s Soliane Varlet began her journey in sustainable investing and what keeps her motivated as a portfolio manager.

May 4, 2023 Financial Professional content – requires login
3 minutes with… Bertrand Rocher, Mirova

Find out how Mirova’s Bertrand Rocher began his journey in sustainable investing and what keeps him motivated as a portfolio manager.

May 4, 2023 Financial Professional content – requires login
How Green are Green Bonds?

Not all green bonds are created equal. Thankfully, some managers will only invest in an issuer if the impacts are sufficiently clear and achievable.

March 9, 2023
Should You Pay More for Green Bonds?

Is it really worth paying a premium to issuers of green bonds over conventional bonds? And which factors might catalyse this ‘greenium’ in the future?

January 1, 2023
All Aboard the Energy Transition?

With governments now coming aboard the energy transition train, investment opportunities abound in the shift from fossil fuels to cleaner alternatives.

December 9, 2022
Why Everyone's Talking About… The Energy Transition

The shift from fossil-fuels to renewables remains the long-term goal. But how feasible are timescales, given the need for immediate energy security?

September 27, 2022
Why Everyone's Talking About… Divestment

Is divesting assets helpful for sustainable investing goals, or is it better to engage companies and try to steer them towards a more sustainable future?

September 27, 2022
Why Everyone's Talking About… Biodiversity

Biodiversity loss is a global systemic risk equal to climate change. Indeed, cutting CO2 emissions is just the tip of the iceberg for a liveable planet.

May 25, 2022
2021 Natixis Global Survey of Individual Investors ESG Insights

ESG Insights from the 2021 Natixis Global Survey of Individual Investors.

November 8, 2021 Dave Goodsell
MIROVA Recognised as a ‘Best For The World™ 2021 B Corp’ in ‘Customers Area’

Mirova has been named amongst the ‘Best for the World™ B Corps of 2021 for the development of high impact investment solutions for investors.

July 29, 2021
2021 ESG Investor Insight Report

Investors and professionals are warming up to the potential of ESG. Our research offers insight into five critical questions about ESG investing.

April 21, 2021 Dave Goodsell
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Natixis Adds Powerful ESG Function to Portfolio Clarity Tool

Natixis Investment Managers Solutions has upgraded the Natixis Portfolio Clarity analysis tool to also include non-financial data.

March 16, 2021 Financial Professional content – requires login
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Interview with Fabrice Chemouny, Head of Asia Pacific

Fabrice Chemouny, Head of Asia Pacific, shares his views on what Natixis IM ESG approach can bring to APAC investors.

February 2, 2021
Climate Change: Dealing with Rising Risk

Over the past decade, economic losses from natural disasters averaged $150 billion a year. Investors can’t ignore the effects of climate change any longer.

November 30, 2020
US Retirement: Investing for a Sustainable Future

In Europe, companies, investors and regulators have embraced responsible investment. By contrast, the US has been seen as a laggard.

November 30, 2020
Sustainable Finance: Ringing in a Second Chance

In his new book, Mirova’s Philippe Zaouati argues that sustainable finance should underpin an economic reset and outlines the roadmap for a successful transformation.

November 5, 2020
2019 Institutional Survey Part II

Institutions face an environment without precedent in global politics, finance and economics. They are developing creative solutions to navigate it, drawing on a wider variety of assets and resources than ever to pursue their investment mandates.

May 18, 2020 Dave Goodsell
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ESG Investing Survey: Investors Want the Best of Both Worlds

Individuals and professionals say ESG investing can help them align assets with personal values — and has the potential to drive real results.

May 16, 2019
Investing in the Age of Sustainable Development Goals

A tailored investment approach reconciling economic, environmental, and social value creation.

July 2, 2018 Financial Professional content – requires login
Environmental, Social and Governance Issues: Sentiment Across Surveys

Individuals want investments that reflect their personal values, but professional investors are skeptical about performance.

June 13, 2017