Trucost provided the environmental disclosure for AGF Investment’s Global Sustainable Growth Equity Fund.
AGF Investments Inc. is one of Canada’s largest independent investment management firms.
AGF retained the services of Trucost to provide the environmental disclosure for its Global Sustainable Growth Equity Fund.
“Given the solutions-based focus of AGF Global Sustainable Growth Equity Fund, we are keenly interested in tools that help us understand and improve the Portfolio’s environmental footprint. To this end, we have engaged Trucost, a leader in ‘footprinting’ methodologies, to assist us in providing useful measures for the Portfolio. Even at this stage we can say that this will be a journey and we will aim to share both the challenges and successes”.
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