Scheduled website update

We are currently working on updating the Candriam Academy to make it more user-friendly, engaging and sustainable. Please take the time to finish any courses on the Academy before 6 October 2022 at 17h00 CET. After this time, all accounts will be temporarily closed until the launch of the new Academy in mid-October. Please note, only completed courses will be reflected on the new site.

Historically, environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing was about excluding stocks of undesirable companies from portfolios — often because they violated one’s sense of ethics or values. ESG investing has since expanded to include consideration of ESG criteria alongside financial ones. ESG is growing in importance among institutional, wealth and retail investors. In recent years, institutional and high-net-worth investors’ adoption of ESG, along with the subsequent growth in ESG assets under management, has accelerated.

https://www.msci.com/www/blog-posts/esg-investing-is-here-to-stay/01251377498