With its expertise, the WWF is one of the world’s biggest and most prominent environmental protection organisations. In 2006, Erste Asset Management and WWF Austria entered into a partnership that garnered a lot of interest internationally.
ERSTE WWF STOCK ENVIRONMENT
ERSTE WWF STOCK ENVIRONMENT invests worldwide in companies in the environmental sector, with a focus on the following themes:
Water treatment and supply. Issue such as the reduction in consumption and costs as well as water scarcity are increasingly also affecting industrialised nations.
Recycling and waste management: globally rising volumes of waste due to population growth require solutions in recycling and processing.
Renewable energy and energy efficiency: climate change requires an alternative to traditional forms of energy (e.g. wind or solar power).
Mobility: the technological progress of new forms of drives such as electric and hydrogen cars as well as third-generation bio fuels have been subject to rising interest.