Invest Week Paris : from 28 September to 13 October 2020

Invest Week Paris : from 28 September to 13 October 2020

  • ONE WEEK. ONE LOCATION. 100% INVESTMENT. Shaping the future with asset management and financial industry
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  • Five players have teamed up to promote Paris’ international dimension as a financial hub and launched Invest Week Paris, a week dedicated to international investors.
  • A series of events will highlight the French capital as the go-to place, gathering top international investors and other high-level industry experts to foster debate among investment professionals.
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  • Essential extra-financial indicators to assess a company - August 2020 update

    Essential extra-financial indicators to assess a company - August 2020 update

    Asset management companies must currently wade through a wide array of extra-financial information which is neither standardised, comparable, stable over time nor audited. Therefore, amid the increasing volume of company-reported ESG data, a reference list of extra-financial indicators is urgently needed. The objective is twofold: determining which extra-financial information is needed to assess a company, to avoid getting bogged down in an “information overload”; and forging a dialogue with companies, to build a reporting framework complying with regulatory requirements. AFG set a goal to identify a maximum of 10 cross-sector indicators for each of the following pillars: Environment, Social / Human capital, Societal and Governance, that

    Spread Table

    • The Spread table is provided for calculating and disclosing the implicit transaction costs in relation with MIFID 2 and PRIIPS regulations.
    • The information included in this document is provided for the benefit of asset management firms strictly for information and its use is optional.

    Sustainable finance: For a more efficient European regulation

    Sustainable finance: For a more efficient European regulation

    Liquidity risk management tools in open-ended funds - March 2020

    Liquidity risk management tools in open-ended funds - March 2020

     

    Annual overview of the French Asset Management Market

    Annual overview of the French Asset Management Market

    Guide to developing a coal strategy for asset management companies - March 2020

    • In line with the collective commitment made by the financial industry on 2 July 2019 at the Ministry for the Economy and Finance, AFG is encouraging asset management companies to adopt a “coal strategy".
    • To assist them, this guide identifies best practices for reducing the exposure of investments to coal in order to contribute to the objective of the national carbon neutrality strategy: to stop financing the coal industry.
    • AFG recommends that asset management companies consider the maximum risk they are willing to take, i.e. assess the risks for the assets in the portfolio and define their overall strategy with respect to exposure to coal.

    Brochure: White Paper : Financial Education :  Well-informed investors – key players in tomorrow’s economy - September 2019

    Brochure: White Paper : Financial Education : Well-informed investors – key players in tomorrow’s economy - September 2019

    The white paper recommends 14 measures broken down into three main areas: Financial education / Training / Regulation