Fund managers representing $23trn in assets join net zero initiative

Fund houses commit to cut emissions by 2050

Pedro Gonçalves
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Asset managers will push companies to commit to achieving net zero emissions by 2050
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Asset managers will push companies to commit to achieving net zero emissions by 2050

BlackRock, Vanguard and Invesco are among 43 new signatories to Net Zero Asset Managers, adding a further $22.8trn AUM to the total membership.

This brings the total number of fund houses making new, enhanced commitments to support the goal of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 or sooner to 73, representing $32trn AUM, more than a t...

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