Bank Coop awards the Care Group Global Sustainable Fund of Funds with the prestigous "SUSTAINABILITY CONTROLLED" label:
Bank Coop offers its customers a portfolio of socially responsible investment products. As one of only 14 funds, the Care Group Global Sustainable Fund of Funds has been awarded with the prestigous "SUSTAINABILITY CONTROLLED" label. The complete report is available HERE.
Care Group Global Sustainable Fund of Funds best performing fund of SRI funds in 2011:
In December 2011, in a performance comparison of nine fund of SRI funds carried out by German SRI specialist Nachhaltiges Invest, the Care Group Global Sustainable Fund of Funds came out as best performing fund over a one year period and first runner up over a 3 year period.
In June 2011, the Neue Luzerner Zeitung published an article about Socially Responsible Investments (SRI) in Switzerland:
The article is based on an interview conducted with Marco Mansfeld, head of sustainability research at Care Group, and focuses on the different kinds of SRI products available to private investors. The complete article can be found here (in German): DOWNLOAD
On April 18, 2011, Zurich-based newspaper Tages Anzeiger wrote:
"The research and investment company Care Group in Zurich checks how sustainable sustainability funds really are. Care Group observes a global peer group of 1'200 sustainability funds and has rated more than 300 of them with a rating from 1 to 5. The non-financial research process and the portfolio of the funds are the basis of this analysis". The complete article can be found here (in German): DOWNLOAD
In an overview of 18 European funds of SRI funds, the Care Group Global Sustainable Fund of Funds reached by far the best performance.
If you are interested in the details of the peer group, please contact our financial department: CONTACT
In a comparison with 5 Exchange Traded Funds, the Care Group Global Sustainable Fund of Funds also reached the best performance:
Miriam Kittinger, master degree student at the renown Swiss Federal
Institute of Technology in Zurich, completed her master thesis based on
the Care Group Fund Resesarch database.
The management summary of the paper is available HERE.
Care Group's innovative database of sustainability funds has
been mentioned in the KGeld magazine.
In its recent issue, the KGeld magazine wrote about the quality of sustainability
funds in Switzerland. As a guidance for interested investors, KGeld also
described our database of sustainability funds at www.SRIFundsAdvice.com
and presented some of the best funds from this database. You can read
the full article HERE (Werner Grundlehner, Alex Hämmerli, KGeld 5/2010).
Care Group attended the annual Liechtenstein
Congress on Sustainable Development and Responsible Investing on 15.-18.
The Liechtenstein Congress provides an international platform for pratical
research and informed practice in Sustainable Development and Responsible
Investing. During the Rating Systems
for investment Vehicles workshop, we had the chance to present
our unique methodology for the non-financial analysis of SRI funds as
well as our database of SRI funds at www.SRIFundsAdvice.com
vorgestellt. We would like to thank all attendees and we
are looking forward to the next congress in 2011.
Marco Mansfeld, head of sustainability research, in the NZZ Impulse
interview on June 8, 2010
The interview broached the issue of large oil companies in the
portfolio of sustainability funds. The complete interview can be found
Have a look at the latest inverview with the Care Group Research
Team in the Swiss Equity Magazin
In the April edition of the Swiss Equity Magazin, the Care Group research
team is questioned about recent developments in the area of SRI. The article
also portraits our unique research methodology for sustainability funds
as well as our online database of SRI funds at www.SRIFundsAdvice.com
. The complete text (in German) is available HERE.
The Care Group Global Sustainable Fund of Funds has been ranked
second in a Tages Anzeiger overview of SRI Funds
The complete overview can be found HERE.