Candriam launches SRI academy

SRI, ESGLuxemburg-based pan European asset management firm Candriam Investors Group has launched a Sustainable and Responsible Investing (SRI) academy.

The Candriam Academy aims to raise awareness, promote education and improve financial intermediaries’ SRI knowledge with online content and materials.

Although aimed at financial intermediaries the platform is free and open to all.

The academy has received accreditation from the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment and has requested further local accreditations.

The platform is currently available in English and Italian, and will be soon be available in French.

Naïm Abou-Jaoudé, CEO of Candriam Investors Group, said: “We believe in the importance of promoting sustainable investing and the academy will allow us to raise further awareness and improve best practice among the financial community.”

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