Swiss asset managers committed to climate transparency and promoting sustainable finance in Switzerland
The Asset Management Association Switzerland (AMAS) welcomes the recommendations on sustainable finance put forward by the Federal Council on 17 November 2021 and supports the subsidiary role of the State. The financial center in general and Swiss asset managers in particular are already heavily engaged in the areas addressed by the Federal Council: transparency, measurability, net-zero alliances, and the advisory process.
The Asset Management Association Switzerland (AMAS) welcomes the Federal Council’s efforts to promote sustainable finance in Switzerland and enhance its credibility for investors through its recommendations. The Swiss asset management industry has already launched various measures and initiatives to ensure the integrity of investment products that are marketed as sustainable. The government seeks to provide an optimal framework through its subsidiary approach.