Asset owners' guide to oil and gas producers
Posted on 10 July 2019
Asset owners must end virtually all oil & gas investments by 2040
Based on climate science, asset owners should phase-out virtually all oil & gas investments from their portfolio by 2040 in OECD countries, and by 2050 globally.
In this Guide, WWF outlines how asset owners can incorporate alignment with the Paris climate agreement into their investment processes.
The recommendations cover all asset classes (i.e. public equity, private equity, debt instruments, etc.) but are limited to companies that are defined as ‘oil & gas producers’ by the FTSE International Classification Standard.