Responsible Investment exceeds EUR 1,000 billion

  • Download the press release “Responsible Investment exceeds EUR 1,000 billion
  • Download the survey data “Responsible Investment funds : Survey data as at end-2017”
  • The Association Française de la Gestion Financière (French Asset Management Association – AFG) publishes for the first time comprehensive statistics on Responsible Investment in the French asset management industry, in collaboration with the Forum pour l’Investissement Responsable (Forum for Responsible Investment – FIR) to mark France’s Responsible Finance Week.
  • Considered as a major area of focus by the AFG, Responsible Investment (RI) encompasses all of the approaches adopted by management companies that take into account Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) criteria.
  • As at 31 December 2017, Responsible Investment in France represents EUR 1,081 billion. Therefore, respondent French management companies manage, on behalf of their clients, almost a third of their assets by taking ESG criteria into consideration.