Edmond de Rothschild AM has become a member of Luxflag

News - 4/6/2018

Edmond de Rothschild is pursuing its strategy aimed at expanding in the responsible investment field thanks to this membership, in order to combine long-term performance and impact.

Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management is boosting its presence in the responsible investment field in Luxembourg by becoming a member of Luxflag.

Recognised label

This independent not-for-profit agency, which was founded in 2006, awards investment funds a recognised label, in order to certify their investment policy. The aim is to guarantee international investors that their assets under management are genuinely invested in a responsible manner.

As a conviction-based investment firm, Edmond de Rothschild prioritises strategies anchored in the real economy, which combine long-term performance and impact.

Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management specifically promotes the Edmond de Rothschild Euro Sustainable Growth and Edmond de Rothschild Euro Sustainable Credit Funds. Moreover, 93% of Edmond de Rothschild Private Equity’s assets are covered by responsible strategies.

International vehicles

The Luxflag labels are available to international investment vehicles, regardless of the place where they are domiciled, or were incorporated.

The Luxembourg agency awards five different labels:

-Microfinance Label

-Green Bond Label

-Climate Finance Label

-Environment Label

-ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) Label

Luxflag's founding members include the Luxembourg Government, the Luxembourg Stock Exchange and the EIB (European Investment Bank), the leading global issuer of green bonds.