PFZW investments in listed companies that have been selected for both their societal and financial returns perform relatively better than the broader index, Martin Eijgenhuijsen and Dirk-Jan Verzuu conclude.
Investors finance the different links that together form the global production chains for medical devices, pharmaceutical and other care-related products. Governments and companies must ensure that these products are available all over the world.
Many large companies do not yet sufficiently understand their human rights risks, according to Cedric Scholl.
It is in the interest of pension fund participants that the European Union levies dividend withholding tax more efficiently, Jesse Martens and Niels Krook say.
While there’s nothing unhealthy about eating moderate amounts of meat, the meat’s dirty secret is that it is not particularly great for our environment. So, we started investing in Kerry, specialized in plant-based food ingredients, explains Marek Troszczynski van Genderen.
Over the recent years important steps have been set by joint European supervisory authorities to stimulate, strengthen and standardize the securitisation market. We very much welcome these changes.
PGGM is joining the Platform Living Wage Financials, a coalition of investors that promotes a living wage. Cedric Scholl explains.
Dutch DSM has developed a feed supplement that reduces the carbon footprint of cows. It offers PGGM an interesting opportunity to invest with impact, says Marek Troszczynski van Genderen.