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October / 10.2020

    • Events
    • Responsible investment
    08.10.2020

    Ethos Foundation, which specialises in socially responsible investing (SRI), and BCV, Switzerland’s fifth-largest universal bank, have entered into a long-term strategic partnership through which they will offer sustainable investment products. In the first phase, six Ethos funds will be managed by BCV’s A…

  • 02.10.2020

    Following the retirement of Yola Biedermann, and in view of the strong growth achieved by Ethos in recent years, Ethos Services SA has reorganized its management team. Three separate departments have been created within the Corporate Governance and Responsible Investment unit, which was headed until now by…

    • Dialogue
    02.10.2020

    The Ethos Engagement Pool Switzerland, the ESG dialogue program with companies listed in Switzerland launched by Ethos and two pension funds more than 15 years ago, has now over 150 members representing total assets of around 265 billion francs.

  • 02.10.2020

    Ethos has moved into its new headquarter at Pont-Rouge in Geneva, thus doubling its surface area compared to its historic offices at Place de Cornavin.

September / 09.2020

    • Responsible investment
    23.09.2020

    The purpose of the "Clartan Ethos ESG Europe Small & Mid Cap" fund is to invest in European companies with small and medium-sized capitalisations that take social and environmental aspects into account in their business model. It is intended for private and institutional investors who wish to seize the…

    • Events
    03.09.2020

    On 3 November 2020, Ethos is organising a conference on corporate digital responsibility. This event, part of the Digital Days 2020 program, will bring together a panel of experts who will discuss the issues and challenges that concern both companies and responsible investors.

August / 08.2020

    • Responsible investment
    04.08.2020

    On the 75th anniversary of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings, Ethos and other investors of the Shareholders for Change (SfC) network reassert their strong opposition to the financing of nuclear weapons. Together with the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) and the survivors of the at…

June / 06.2020

    • Events
    04.06.2020

    The 2020 general meetings saw the appointments of Laura Sadis and Marc Chesney to the board of Ethos Foundation and of Nicole Beiner to the board of Ethos Services SA. These nominations allow Ethos to strengthen its competences in strategic areas. The shareholders of Ethos Services SA also approved the sta…