Carmignac Portfolio Emergents’ socially responsible investment approach rewarded

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We are delighted to announce that Carmignac Portfolio Emergents has won the Swiss Sustainable Fund Award 2021 in the Emerging Markets Equities category, a strong recognition of the Fund’s socially responsible investment (SRI) approach.


A word on the Fund


Carmignac Portfolio Emergents invests in sustainable growth themes within emerging equity markets such as financing clean technology solutions or improving living standards and looks to minimize its environmental impact by having a reduced carbon footprint. It is classified as Article 8 according to the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR)1 and has received two sustainability labels: the Belgium label ‘Towards Sustainability’ in February 2020 and the French Label ‘Label ISR’ in May 2021.


A word on the Award


The Swiss Sustainable Funds Awards (SSFA) were created by the Geneva and Zurich Forums for Sustainable Investment with the aim of establishing “a benchmark and ranking acknowledged and recognised by the financial community”. The jury is independent and composed of representatives of the financial industry players (independent advisors, funds selectors, family offices, third-party managers and academics). Selection is done based on quantitative and qualitative data from two distinct providers, Conser and Anglo-Swiss Advisors.


The reference to a ranking or prize is no guarantee of the future results of the UCIS or the manager. For more information about the labels, visit www.lelabelisr.fr and www.towardssustainability.be.
(1) Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR). Article 8 funds promote environmental and social characteristics. Article 9 funds have sustainable investments as a measurable objective. For more information please refer to EUR-Lex.