GERMANY: eSave Presentation at the UNEP-FI VfU Annual Meeting 2018

September 2018

MACS was invited to the annual meeting of the “Verein für Umweltmanagement und Nachhaltigkeit in Finanzinstituten e.V. “ (VfU), hosted by Bayern LB in Munich on 12 + 13 of September, to chair a breakout session on “Tools for the ESG impact analysis of Loans and Loan portfolios”. The high number of attendees indicates a growing interest of FIs in science-based ESG tools, which may help to increase the sustainability of the finance industry. In a lively discussion participants from the banking sector recognized that the eSave ESC and Scope 3 applications provide a useful tool for the integration of ESC screening in their investment decisions and portfolio steering.