Investing in companies and projects that are leading the way to a more sustainable and just world not only powers the transition to a net-zero economy but also aims to ensure no one is left behind in that transition, as well as providing the potential to deliver more sustainable financial returns over the long-term.
Our ACT range is our most focused ESG offering. Alongside financial returns, the range aims to target specific sustainability goals around people and planet. Investment decisions are guided by both the financial goals and either ESG themes or measurable, positive impact.
A common framework
All strategies in the range apply the same key principles which form a common framework underpinning the range, as shown below:
A comprehensive range
ACT strategies invest for concerns related to either the environment (planet), society (people) or both, across AXA IM Core’s asset classes – equities, fixed income and multi asset.
Strategies that support prosperity for the planet and tackling climate change, covering aspects such as smart energy and low carbon transportation, sustainable industry and agriculture, recycling & waste reduction and water scarcity.
Strategies that support prosperity for people, covering aspects such as education, human capital and diversity, health & wellbeing, financial & tech inclusion, and housing & essential infrastructure.