Asset Management One Co., Ltd. is proud to announce that they are the first asset management company in Japan to join RE100, a global initiative led by The Climate Group in partnership with CDP that brings together large, influential businesses committed to 100% renewable power. Asset Management One has made an international public commitment to sourcing all its electricity consumption from renewable energy by 2050, and will contribute to accelerating renewable energy adoption.
Climate change is a key challenge to overcome in creating a sustainable society. Asset Management One has committed to transitioning to renewable electricity on its own, while also exercising engagement to help investee companies tackle climate change as an asset manager exercising fiduciary responsibility.
As part of its long-term commitment to sustainability, Asset Management One will continue to drive renewable energy expansion and support for carbon neutrality to build a more sustainable world.
RE100, led by The Climate Group in partnership with CDP, is a collaborative initiative bringing together the world’s most influential businesses committed to 100% renewable power.
About Asset Management One:
Asset Management One Co., Ltd. is one of the largest asset managers in Asia with over USD453bn AUM* and is a leading provider of investment products for institutional and retail clients in Japan. Headquartered in Tokyo, Asset Management One offers a wide range of investment solutions to some of the world’s largest institutional investors with a global network of offices in London, New York, Hong Kong and Singapore. Fully owned and backed by our parent companies, Mizuho Financial Group and Dai-Ichi Life Holdings, Inc., Asset Management One is also able to draw on their expertise and resources to enhance its capabilities.
*as of 31st March 2019.
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