AMAS Member information events February 2023
We are pleased to invite you to our member information events in February in Geneva and Zurich. As guest speaker we are welcoming Mrs. Marianne Bourgoz Gorgez, Head Asset Management division, FINMA.
A credible sustainable financial centre without greenwashing
Switzerland is to become a leading hub for sustainable finance. The Federal Council published two reports on this today: A document on "Sustainable Finance Switzerland - Fields of action 2022-2025 for a leading sustainable financial centre" and an updated position regarding greenwashing prevention in the financial sector. The Asset Management Association Switzerland supports the basic objective and will contribute its positions to the individual working groups.
AMAS and SSF present template for calculating Swiss Climate Scores
The Swiss Climate Scores (SCS), launched by the State Secretariat for International Finance (SIF) in June 2022, establish best-practice transparency on the Paris-alignment of financial investments to foster investment decisions that contribute to reaching the climate goals. The SCS introduce six indicators which are based on existing and internationally established criteria and methods. To clarify open issues, upon publication of these indicators, AMAS and SSF in a joint working group initiated the work to create a template that guarantees standardised calculation of the different indicators and uniformly displays results.
Swiss Asset Management Study 2022
Stimulating economic growth and contributing to a sustainable pensions system