Case Study / 16 Jul 2013

Trillium Asset Management

Trillium commissioned Trucost to conduct a carbon analysis of its Sustainable Opportunities Strategy.

Trillium Asset Management, LLC is the oldest independent investment advisor devoted exclusively to sustainable and responsible investing (SRI). Trillium believes that environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors play an integral role in the investment process, which can lower portfolio risk and help identify the best-managed companies.

Trillium commissioned Trucost to conduct a carbon analysis of its Sustainable Opportunities Strategy.

“Climate change is the defining investment issue of our generation. Companies revolutionizing the fields of energy efficiency, clean energy and sustainable agriculture, will, we believe, have the highest growth prospects and benefit from changes in the global economy”.

Insights

Trillium Asset Management’s Sustainable Opportunities Strategy is one-third as carbon intensive as its benchmark (news)

Trillium Sustainable Opportunities Strategy: Portfolio Carbon Footprint (publication)