SRI : Collaboration Ethos - Pictet
In december 2005, Pictet Asset Management and Ethos, Swiss Foundation for Sustainable Development, entered into a close collaboration to promote socially responsible ivnestment for institutional investors.
The Ethos Foundation first launched the Ethos Institutional Investment Fund, an umbrella fund administered by Pictet Funds SA; which pooled the different portfolios currently managed for Ethos. This collaboration allows Pictet Asset Management and Ethos to position themselves among the leading players in Europe in the field of socially responsible investments.
By combining Pictet-'s wide-ranging investment skills and exprtise with Ethos's knowledge and experience in active corporate governance and ownership, the two companies are able to offer an appealing and original range of funds.