The primary objective of the LuxFLAG ESG Label is to reassure investors that the Investment Fund actually invests their assets in an investment fund which incorporates ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) considerations throughout its investment process. The eligibility criteria for the ESG Label require applicant funds to screen 100% of its invested portfolio according to one of the ESG strategies and standards recognised by LuxFLAG.

ESG funds target (amongst others) the following Sustainable Development Goals:

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Main features

  • PIONEER:

    The LuxFLAG ESG Label was launched in May 2014 as first European ESG Label

  • THOROUGH:

    The Applicant must demonstrate how it integrates its ESG strategy and criteria throughout the entire investment process

  • VERIFIED:

    An external audit firm is involved in the review process in order to reinforce the labelling procedure

  • GROWTH POTENTIAL:

    ESG (cross-sectoral) is the largest category in the Responsible Investing landscape with a huge growth potential

Advantages of the label

Enhances the visibility of your Investment Fund

  • An Investment Fund that has been granted the LuxFLAG ESG Label may use the distinctive LuxFLAG Label Logo in its marketing and promotional activity

  • The labelled Investment Funds are listed on LuxFLAG's website, annual report and announced in the monthly newsflash with a direct link to your website

  • LuxFLAG offers a forum on its website for you to publish statements relative to your Investment Fund

  • The LuxFLAG Label is widely promoted by the Agency and its Members through conferences, seminars and industry related media opportunities, adding value to the brand and providing a platform from which to attract institutional investors.

Reinforces credibility towards investors

Investors can be confident that:

  • Their money is predominantly invested in ESG related sectors in a socially responsible manner

  • Your Investment Fund is annually scrutinised by an expert panel and meets internationally recognised standards in the Socially Responsible Investment sector

  • You are committed to going the extra mile in order to deliver confidence and a high service level to your customers

  • Your Investment Fund demonstrates a responsible commitment to the ESG values.

Helps reaching the international investment community

  • LuxFLAG and its labelled Investment Funds are presented worldwide at roadshows of ALFI and Luxembourg for Finance

  • The labelled Investment Funds benefit from a special listing on Fundsquare database (a subsidiary of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange) which is made available to major international data vendor companies.