The mutual fund Storebrand Trippel Smart/SPP Global Topp 100 is a global equity fund, investing in the top 100 performers across sectors and regions (sector neutral). Companies are selected on the basis on their Sustainability Rating, relative to sector peers. Please see previous descriptions of ESG sector research and Sustainability Ratings.
The family of Plus funds SPP Sweden Plus, SPP Global Plus and SPP Emerging Markets Plus are fossil free funds that were launched between March and September 2016. These funds are low risk (<1 in tracking error), model based equity funds that have the following characteristics
- Fossil free: Based on a screen from data provider Trucost that excludes all companies with over 5% revenue from the production and/or distribution of fossil fuels
- Optimised on sustainability rating (higher average sustainability score than index)
- Optimised on carbon footprint (significantly lower than index)
- Invests in 5-10% climate solutions portfolio