Orchard Street Investment Management (Orchard Street) has appointed Lora Brill as its dedicated Head of Responsibility and ESG.
ESG & Responsible Investing
Catella Residential IM partners with ESG advisor Westbridge to make EUR4.5bn European portfolio carbon neutral
Berlin-based Catella Residential Investment Management (CRIM) has commissioned German ESG services provider Westbridge Advisory to help make its entire EUR4.5 billion European portfolio carbon-neutral through the supply of renewable energy following a successful pilot for its assets in Germany.
Blackstone has appointed Eric Duchon to the newly created position of Global Head of Real Estate ESG.
BNP Paribas Real Estate has been awarded a “Gold” rating with a score of 72/100 for its CSR strategy, by the sustainability rating agency EcoVadis. This score puts BNP Paribas Real Estate in the top 2 per cent of best-rated companies in the real estate sector.
Landmark Information has launched a new Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) management platform - RiskHorizon - focused on delivering rich, comprehensive assessments to a broad audience of investors, property asset owners and managers, from private equity and investment houses to corporates and their lawyers.
By Stéphane Badey, Arendt – These are uncertain times, but three solid trends driving the Luxembourg investment funds market can be highlighted.
German investment manager KGAL has committed to becoming a climate-neutral company by the beginning of 2021 by offsetting all greenhouse gas emissions connected to its operations.
A consortium of 22 investors led by Nordea Asset Management (NAM), representing EUR4.7 trilion in assets under management, has sent a letter to financial institutions and companies involved in the construction of Vung Ang 2 – a coal plant in Vietnam.
Heitman, a global real estate investment management firm, is reduce the private equity portfolio operational carbon emissions under its control to net zero by the year 2030.
P-THREE, a challenger real estate consultancy that partners with innovative investors, developers and occupiers, has become the first retail, leisure and restaurant property advisory to achieve carbon neutral status.