V.E is constantly monitoring changes that impact the world of investing. Our analysts have put together a short briefing intended to keep you informed on the the latest in ESG. In December 2020, the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs reclassified cannabis out of the most dangerous category of drugs, thus recognising its medicinal potential. In the [...]
V.E experts are constantly monitoring changes that impact the world of investing. Our analysts have put together a short briefing intended to keep you informed on the the latest in ESG. The United Nations Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) is set to take effect in early 2021. For the first time in [...]
Today, December 9th, is United Nations International Anti-Corruption Day. The theme this year is "Recover with integrity." Corruption thrives in times of crisis and the ongoing global pandemic is no exception. States all over the world have taken significant measures to address the health emergency and to avoid a global economic collapse. They hastily mobilized [...]
Vigeo Eiris and GovernArt have been promoting ESG integration in Latin America for over 5 years. We have joined forces on several occasions (ALAS 20 being one of them) to help develop ESG ratings in the region. Today, we offer a wide range of ESG ratings aligned with companies’ and investors’ needs. In a context [...]
As stakeholders from around the world gather in Geneva for the 2018 UN Forum on Business and Human Rights, a new Vigeo Eiris study of 4,585 companies headquartered in 60 countries reveals very limited overall progress in the way business is fulfilling its human rights obligations. Seventy years after the Universal Declaration on Human Rights [...]
Vigeo Eiris & GovernArt have been promoting ESG integration by investors and companies in Latin America for more than 3 years. This publication aims to serve as a baseline for future comparisons and updates so as to identify progress and trends in responsible investment in Latin-America. For the first time, in partnership with the Adolfo Ibanez [...]
Our new study looks at more than 3,000 companies headquartered in 35 countries and uses the rating methodology developed by Vigeo (now Vigeo Eiris). It assesses the degree to which listed companies around the globe commit and act to respect and promote, and prevent violations of, fundamental human rights , employees’ labour rights and non-discrimination at [...]
2016: SRI development goes on: again continued growth for green, social and ethical retail funds in Europe
In 2016, the European SRI retail fund market has continued to grow (+16%): assets under management reached now almost € 158bn (€ 135bn in 2015) representing 2% of the overall retail funds market. Number of funds slightly decreased (-5%) and reach the figure of 1138 funds (1204 in 2015). France and the Netherlands showed [...]
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Rémunération des cadres dirigeants : quelle prise en compte des critères RSE ?
Plusieurs scandales ont suivi la publication d’informations sur les niveaux des rémunérations octroyées à des dirigeants de grandes entreprises. Ce phénomène a pu conduire à des poursuites judiciaires et, le plus souvent, à des diminutions drastiques ou à l’annulation des montants envisagés.