Paris based Tikehau Investment Management has announced it will start in 2016 to measure and disclose the carbon footprint of its funds on a regular basis.
The funds concerned by the firm’s commitment are Tikehau Taux Variable, Tikehau Credit Plus, Tikehau Subordonnées Financières and Tikehau Income Cross Assets.
Tikehau IM said the level of greenhouse gas emissions of all companies these funds have invested will be analysed.
The methodology relies on data from carbon data provider South Pole in partnership with ESG consultant ExFi Partners.
Tikehau Capital group manages over €7.3bn on behalf of institutional and private investors.