Finance sector must focus on sustainability, says Danish minister
If the UN’s sustainable development goals are to reached by 2030, the financial sector must be made to put sustainability high on its agenda, Denmark’s Finance Minister tells AMWatch after a meeting with his EU counterparts in Brussels.
Sustainable investment was the top item on the agenda of last week’s Brussels meeting of EU finance ministers within the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (Ecofin) — the body responsible for the EU's economic policy.
Years at senior roles at Abu Dhabi’s sovereign wealth fund taught two Swedish managers a lot. Their experience culminated in the creation of a multi-asset strategy to manage their own money, something they are now aiming to bring to the wider public.