market data sustainability mutual fonds
Sustainable capital investments have been showing strong growth worldwide. More and more investors are recognising that companies and countries which achieve a balance between economic, social and environmental goals are not merely reducing their risks but also realising crucial added-value potential.
Germany, Austria, Switzerland
(as of December 2012)
volume mutual funds: 35bn euro
number of mutual funds: 384
volume/fund: 91.1m euro
Figure: Volume (in bn €) and number of sustainability mutual funds in Germany, Austria and Switzerland; source: Sustainable Business Institute (SBI), oekom research AG
(as of June 2012)
volume mutual funds: 95bn euro
number of mutual funds: 884
volume/funds: 107.5m euro
Figure: Volume (in bn €) and number of sustainability mutual funds in Europe; source: Vigeo Italia, oekom research AG
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