Our Climate Focus

At GAM, we recognise how climate change is reshaping the global economy, and steadfastly believe that actively considering the risks and opportunities this brings is integral to our ability to deliver long-term value for our clients.

Responsible Investing

Publications

GAM Climate Change Statement

We are committed to supporting our clients in navigating the transition as we integrate climate-related risks and opportunities into our investment strategies and solutions.

Sustainable Climate Bond Impact Report

At GAM, we firmly believe asset managers need to be at the forefront in driving change through designing solutions to help clients navigate the low carbon transition.

Our net zero commitment

In 2021, we joined the Net Zero Asset Managers initiative and committed to support the goal of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 or sooner and to support investing aligned with this goal. In line with these commitments, we submitted our initial interim targets in July 2022.

GAM Explains

GAM Explains

10 min read

GAM Explains: The Convention on Biological Diversity (the ‘Biodiversity COP’)
01 December 2022

GAM Explains: The Convention on Biological Diversity (the ‘Biodiversity COP’)

GAM Explains

12 min read

GAM Explains: The UN’s Conference of the Parties (COP) Process
07 October 2022

GAM Explains: The UN’s Conference of the Parties (COP) Process

GAM Explains

8 min read

GAM Explains: The IPCC Mitigation of Climate Change Report
05 August 2022

GAM Explains: The IPCC Mitigation of Climate Change Report

Responsible Investing

5 min read

COP15: The journey to conserve biodiversity has just begun
04 January 2023

With humans driving a nature crisis on a scale not seen for 10 million years and the talks tasked with solving it delayed four times, a lot was resting on COP15 in Montreal. GAM Investments’ Stephanie Maier examines whether the biodiversity conference met expectations.

Responsible Investing

3 min read

COP27: Were Investor Expectations Met?
05 December 2022

COP27 talks in Egypt have now drawn to a close. GAM Investments’ Stephanie Maier examines whether the conference billed as “implementation COP” met investors’ expectations.

Responsible Investing

6 min read

COP27: A temperature check on progress
07 November 2022

As COP27 begins, Stephanie Maier, Global Head of Sustainable and Impact Investment, shares her thoughts on what to expect from the crucial climate talks.

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Sustainability

4 min read

Giving Deforestation the Chop
21 March 2022

Today marks International Day of Forests, a day to celebrate our forests but also to shine a light on the urgency with which the private sector and investors must support the end of deforestation in supply chains. GAM Investments’ Stephanie Maier, Global Head of Sustainable and Impact Investment, explains why action is so imperative and what GAM is doing to help tackle deforestation.

Sustainability

4 min read

Reporting on our Sustainability Shift
21 February 2022

GAM recently published its second Sustainability Report, which reflects on how sustainability is increasingly built into the firm’s investment strategies, engagements and corporate culture. GAM Investments’ Stephanie Maier, Global Head of Sustainable and Impact Investment, outlines the firm’s recent progress.

Sustainability

2 min read

Rabobank: Investing in an onshore wind farm
28 January 2022

We continue to seek out positive environmental impact projects to allocate capital to via green bonds. In doing so, we have a strong focus on instruments from high quality issuers with strong environmental profiles.