Robeco launches sustainable index range

Aligned to UN SDGs

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Sustainable index range aimed at making a positive impact on UN Sustainable Development Goals
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Sustainable index range aimed at making a positive impact on UN Sustainable Development Goals

Robeco has launched a sustainable index range aimed at making a positive impact to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

The Robeco SDG Low-Carbon Indices are similar to the firm's Multi-Factor Index range and will implement the firm's proprietary SDG framework, aiming to achieve outcomes in line with global targets. Stocks that score negatively on the framework are excluded from the indices, which will also aim for a significantly larger carbon footprint reduction compared to traditional market indices. Robeco described the offering as a "sustainable alternative to passive market cap indices." "The biggest risk of climate change is inaction. Launching these indices and making these available to our ...

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