The CO₂lumnist: What is the ‘e’ in CO₂e?
Greenhouse gas emissions are reported as carbon dioxide equivalents – it’s not just CO2 that’s the main villain out there.
14-10-2021 | Column
Factoring climate change into Expected Returns forecasts
The impact of climate change has been factored into the core forecasts in Expected Returns for the first time in the five-year outlook’s 11-year history.
30-09-2021 | 5ヵ年アウトルック
SI Opener: How Covid-19 is worsening inequality
The Covid-19 pandemic has reversed gains in global poverty reduction and has had a profound impact on multiple facets of inequality.
23-09-2021 | SI Opener
The CO₂lumnist: Data providers and the greenhouse gas pie
The greenhouse gas emissions of different sectors forms parts of giant pie.
22-09-2021 | Column
Our introductory guide to investing in SDG credits
The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have captured the imagination as a great way of impact investing.
21-09-2021 | インサイト
Get educated on the SDGs and earn professional development points
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) present a major investment opportunity along with a means of improving life for millions.
13-09-2021 | インサイト
Good cop, bad cop? Our hopes for real action at COP26
The most important conference on climate change is about to take place, six years after the Paris Agreement was signed.
08-09-2021 | インサイト
The CO₂lumnist: Should derivatives have a carbon footprint?
Investors rely on data to make decisions on climate strategy, but who should be responsible for emissions – the creator or the user?
02-09-2021 | Column
Country sustainability visibly harmed by Covid-19
Covid-19 has reversed progress in many areas of human development, the latest Robeco Country Sustainability Ranking reveals.
25-08-2021 | インサイト
The CO₂lumnist: Market versus location-based scope 2 emissions
Investors rely on data to make decisions on climate strategy, but emissions data can have smoke coming out of the ears of frustrated investors.
19-08-2021 | Column
UN treaty on plastic pollution needed to combat waste
Robeco is backing calls for a new global treaty that commits nations to ending the plastic waste tsunami.
17-08-2021 | インサイト
Engaging with miners as the world demands more minerals
Miners are rising to the challenge of making the industry more sustainable as demand grows for metals and minerals.
09-08-2021 | インサイト
The CO₂lumnist: Country emissions dynamics - peeling the (carb)onion
Investors rely on data to make decisions on climate strategy, but emissions by countries can be hard to calculate.
05-08-2021 | Column
When less is more - making manufacturing clean, green, and lean
“Constraints have always been catalysts for catapulting innovation,” says Pieter Busscher, senior portfolio manager of the RobecoSAM Smart Materials Equity strategy.
04-08-2021 | インサイト
Water and waste as the next frontier in improving sustainability in factor credits
We impose water and waste constraints on our factor credit strategies.
03-08-2021 | インサイト
Engaging to improve labor practices in the post-Covid world
A new engagement program aims to improve workers’ rights and the poor labor conditions highlighted by Covid-19.
02-08-2021 | インサイト
Engaging with companies affected by Covid-19
The legacy of Covid-19 is the main focus of the Robeco Active Ownership team’s Q2 report, leading with its impact on labor.
30-07-2021 | Active Ownership Report
What we’ve learned from three years of SDG credit investing
It’s possible to pursue both wealth and well-being.
28-07-2021 | インサイト
Podcast: Are investment managers ready for ESG going mainstream?
More and more investors say they choose their fund manager based on their sustainability credentials.
27-07-2021 | ポッドキャスト
The CO₂lumnist: Carbon scopes participating at the Tokyo 2021 Olympics
Investors rely on data to make decisions on climate strategy.
22-07-2021 | Column
Robeco sponsors the world’s gauge for sustainable investing
On July 19, the Global Sustainable Investment Alliance (GSIA) unveils its long-awaited Global Sustainable Investment Review 2020, the most cited global market study on sustainable investing.
19-07-2021 | Announcement
Creating sustainable multi-factor bond portfolios
Our simulations show we can do this without materially reducing factor exposures and hence the alpha potential.
29-06-2021 | インサイト
Protecting human rights on 10th anniversary of UN Guiding Principles
Investors need to watch out for the human rights abuses that still occur in many supply chains, says Senior Engagement Specialist Danielle Essink.
28-06-2021 | インサイト
SI Opener: Putting climate action plans to a vote – a Say on Climate!
Shareholders are used to voting on a wide array of proposals.
24-06-2021 | インサイト
Engaging with countries to promote the SDGs
A team from Robeco has published a framework that can help investors engage with countries to tackle sustainability challenges.
14-06-2021 | インサイト
Showing the way to Paris-aligned investing
The race to zero is on.
10-06-2021 | インサイト
Looking for the brightest Stars in the post-Covid-19 world
The world is changing fast, and not just due to Covid-19.
10-06-2021 | Webinar
Show, don't tell – investing in sustainable themes with demonstrated impact
The popularity of sustainable investing, especially in public equity markets, has fueled growth in the volume of ESG reporting from companies.
10-06-2021 | インサイト
Podcast: Navigating change and challenge in the asset management industry
It’s never a dull moment in the asset management industry.
04-06-2021 | ポッドキャスト
SI Opener: Devaluation of the word impact investing – three questions
With the introduction of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), so began the rise of impact investing in listed equities and credits.
28-05-2021 | SI Opener