“Behind the Scenes” with Philippe Zaouati, CEO of Mirova
Social and environmental challenges peak at the start of the millennium. We have our backs to the wall, facing our responsibilities...
- The world is facing massive environmental, climate and social challenges and finance has its role to play.
- Socially responsible investing has gained new momentum following the Paris Agreement.
- Mirova’s goal is to create bridges between investors and the companies and opportunities that are in a position to help address these challenges.
Investing involves risk, including the risk of loss. Sustainable investing focuses on investments in companies that relate to certain sustainable development themes and demonstrate adherence to environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices; therefore the universe of investments may be limited and investors may not be able to take advantage of the same opportunities or market trends as investors that do not use such criteria. This could have a negative impact on an investor's overall performance depending on whether such investments are in or out of favor.
The views and opinions expressed may change based on market and other conditions. This document may contain references to copyrights, indexes and trademarks that may not be registered in all jurisdictions. Third party registrations are the property of their respective owners and are not affiliated with Natixis Investment Managers or any of its related or affiliated companies (collectively "Natixis"). Such third party owners do not sponsor, endorse or participate in the provision of any Natixis services, funds or other financial products. Natixis Distribution, L.P. is a limited purpose broker-dealer and the distributor of various registered investment companies for which advisory services are provided by affiliates of Natixis Investment Managers.
This information should not be considered a recommendation to buy or sell any security shown.
This presentation is provided for informational purposes only and should not be construed as investment advice. Any opinions or forecasts contained herein reflect the subjective judgements and assumptions of the authors only and do not necessarily reflect the views of Natixis Investment Managers or any of its affiliates.