ESG & Responsible Investing

Responsible Investing

PE investors view ESG as ‘supportive activity towards value creation’

PE investors view ESG as ‘supportive activity towards value creation’

It is becoming increasingly clear that private equity investors are training their sights on how GPs think about ESG issues. The degree to which they engage on the topic, and their approach to influencing portfolio companies, is now firmly entrenched in manager selection and it is a trend that is not likely to reverse anytime soon. 

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Mirova’s Althelia Sustainable Ocean Fund raises additional USD50m

Mirova’s Althelia Sustainable Ocean Fund raises additional USD50m

Mirova Natural Capital wholly owned by sustainable investment manager Mirova, an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers, has held the second close of the Althelia Sustainable Ocean Fund (SOF), a fund dedicated to making pioneering impact investments into marine and coastal projects and enterprises that can deliver sustainable economic returns in fisheries, aquaculture, associated seafood supply chains, ocean waste & recycling and marine conservation.