In this way, we are consistent with global finance trends, in which investors are increasingly sensitive towards social and environmental sustainability and governance practices. In fact, the “sustainable investors” present within Acea represent almost 4% of share capital and approximately 26% of the total are institutional investors.

Acea’s share is also included in the ECPI investable universe.

Throughout the year, there are more and more frequent opportunities for dialogue and interaction with responsible and sustainable finance operators, prompted by additional information requests for assessment and data model purposes. More specifically, in 2019 the group’s ESG performance was analysed by Sustainalytics, VigeoEiris, Gaia Rating, FTSE Russel ESG and Alliance for corporate transparency.