This recognition underscores Mirova's strong belief in being a certified B Corp1 and mission-oriented management company.2 Mirova believes that finance should address environmental and social challenges through innovative investment solutions in pursuit of positive impact and financial performance. Over the past decade, Mirova has expanded its expertise in all asset classes: listed equities, fixed income, and private assets such as energy transition infrastructure, natural capital, and private equity.
For the third consecutive year, MainStreet Partners announced the winners of its "ESG Champions" awards, which highlight funds and asset managers that stand out from a universe of 5,800 funds managed by more than 300 asset managers, available on MainStreet Partners' ESGeverything.com platform.
Aiming to provide the most meaningful, holistic, and stable rating over time, the London-based ESG consulting and portfolio analysis firm makes an assessment based simultaneously on three pillars: the asset manager, the specific investment strategy, and the portfolio.
References to an award do not anticipate the future performance of the fund or manager. For more information on the award methodology, see: www.mspartners.org
1 Since 2006, the B Corp movement has been promoting strong values of change around the world to make businesses "a force for good" and to distinguish those that reconcile profit (for profit) and collective interest (for purpose). B Corp's goal is to certify companies that integrate social, societal and environmental goals into their business model and operations. More details here: https://bcorporation.eu/
2 Introduced in France in 2018 with the Pacte Act, a "société à mission" company must define its "raison d'être" and one or more social, societal, or environmental objectives beyond profit. The purpose, and objectives aligned with that purpose, must be stated in its Articles of Incorporation. More details here: https://www.mirova.com/en/about-us/our-mission