ESG manager blasts Swedish Article 8 funds: "You're basically selling hot air"

The soon-to-be former Head of Sustainable investing at PFA, Sasja Beslik, recently said he was “sick of greenwashing”. Talking to AMWatch, he berates the global ESG industry, calling most funds an empty construct.

Beslik has some thoughts about "light green" funds owning Ericsson | Photo: Jakob Melgaard / PFA

Sasja Beslik will soon be heading off to Japan to manage a small to mid-cap fund created specifically to be in line with the Article 9 classification in the European Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR).

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