Aviva Investors launches energy transition themed fund

Investment Europe | Sep 13, 2019 at 10:05 AM
  • Aviva Investors has launched a new fund to support the transition to a low carbon economy as global temperatures continue to rise due to climate change.
  • The Aviva Investors Climate Transition European Equity dund, which is supported by a €100m seed investment from Aviva France and aims to outperform European equity markets, will be managed by portfolio manager Francoise Cespedes.
  • It will also look to deliver strong performance for clients through a highly-integrated investment approach,  connecting the ideas and analysis of the firm’s 18-strong global responsible investment team and over 40 equities investment professionals.