Pirelli has received major recognition for its commitment and the results achieved in the field of sustainability through its inclusion, since early 2000s, in some of the most prestigious international stock exchange Sustainability indexes
Socially Responsible Investing (SRI) is the practice of making investment decisions on the basis of not only financial performance, but also on ethical, social, and environmental criteria.
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Figures and trends published by EUROSIF in its European SRI Study 2008 reveal that sustainable and responsible investments (SRI) represent as much as 17.6% of the European asset management industry, with a remarkable growth of 102% in two years and SRI assets under management having reached € 2.7 trillion.
The European SRI Study 2008 highlights the scale of European SRI as well as European and National trends across thirteen countries, including for the first time Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.
EUROSIF, the European Social Investment Forum, is a pan-European network whose mission is to address sustainability through the financial markets. Recognised as the premier European forum for sustainable investment, Eurosif's Member Affiliates are drawn from leading pension funds, asset managers, NGO's, trade unions, academic institutes and research providers, together representing assets totalling over € 1 trillion.