Sustainable Development Funds: Development of Concepts and Assessment Approaches since the 70ies

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Investment funds focusing on environmental issues, sustainable development or ethical topics in general, have boosted in Europe in the last couple of years. Despite their fast growth in the recent past they currently only represent a niche market. This article argues that environmental and social issues will overcome the threshold to the mass market of fund products only if current investment strategies, fund concepts and assessment approaches are changed...
Original languageGerman
Newspaper/Magazine/NewsletterInformation der Internationalen Treuhand AG Basel, Genf, Zürich
Issue number108
Pages (from-to)32-42
Number of pages11
Publication statusPublished - 2000