New Study: UK leads Europe in sustainable and responsible investment

UKSIF29th November 2018
  • UKSIF welcomes rapid growth in key sustainable investing strategies

  • Integrating environmental, social and governance factors into investment decisions has grown by 76% in the UK compared with 60% in Europe overall.

  • €2.2 trillion of UK assets exclude harmful industries such as tobacco and arms second only to Switzerland (€2.3trn)

  • The largest single style/country combination is engagement and voting in the UK which is practised in respect of €2.84trn

London 29/11/18

The UK is the frontrunner in Europe for sustainable and responsible investment (‘SRI’) according to data published earlier this week by Eurosif, Europe’s sustainable and responsible investment membership organisation.



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