Our progress

Oct. 2007

Launch of World Water ETF

Lyxor's first sustainable ETF is launched, contributing to Sustainable Development Goal #6, Clean Water and Sanitation

Launch of New Energy ETF

Lyxor's launches its alternative energy ETF, contributing to Sustainable Development Goal #7, Affordable and Clean Energy

Oct. 2007

Dec. 2014

Lyxor becomes UN PRI signatory

Lyxor commits to the UN's six Principles for Responsible Investment

Our first SRI policy

Lyxor unveils its first offical SRI policy, demonstrating its commitment to responsible investing

Jan. 2015

Dec.2015

A dedicated ESG team

Lyxor formally establishes its ESG/SRI focused team

Our first voting & engagement policy

Lyxor publishes its first voting and engagement policy, showing its active commitment towards driving positive change

May. 2016

Feb. 2017

Launch of 'CLIM', the world's first Green Bond ETF

In partnership with Solactive and the Climate Bonds Initiative, Lyxor launches the first Green Bond ETF in the world, contributing to Sustainable Development Goal #13, Climate Action

ETF carbon footprints disclosed on website

Lyxor publicly discloses the carbon footprint of all its equity ETFs on its website, followed by monthly reports with detailed ESG and carbon metrics

Jul. 2017

Oct. 2017

Launch of 'ELLE', Europe's first Gender Equality ETF

In partnership with Solactive and Equileap, a leader in gender equality research, Lyxor launches Europe's first ETF contributing to Sustainable Development Goal #5, Gender Equality

Launch of the first of Lyxor's 'ESG Leaders' range

In partnership with MSCI, Lyxor launches the first of its suite of 'best-in-class' ESG Leaders ETFs

Feb. 2018

Mar. 2018

Lyxor joins the CBI's Partners Program

Lyxor becomes an official partner of the Climate Bonds Initiative, doubling down on its commitment to supporting the green bond market and developing climate-friendly solutions for investors

Lyxor joins Climate Action 100+

Lyxor becomes a signatory of Climate Action 100+, an investor-led initiative focused on engagement with the world's biggest emitters to encourage decarbonisation policies and commitments

Oct. 2018

Oct. 2019

Our new climate policy

Lyxor unveils its climate policy, centered around four pillars: coal divestment, climate-friendly investment solutions, climate focused voting, and climate risk assessment in portfolios

Launch of the world's first Climate Transition ETFs

Lyxor launches the first of its ecosystem of climate transition ETFs, designed to align with most ambitious scenario of the Paris Agreement: to limit global warming to 1.5°C above preindustrial levels with limited or no overshoot

Mar. 2020

Apr. 2020

Enhanced voting & engagement

Lyxor develops an enhanced voting and engagement policy, allowing for even bolder steps to strengthen its opposition to companies falling behind on environmental and climate commitments

Launch of Smart Cities and Future Mobility ETFs

Lyxor launches a suite of ESG-screened Thematic ETFs, including exposures on Smart Cities and the Future of Mobility, contributing to Sustainable Development Goal #11, Sustainable Cities and Communities

Apr. 2020

Jun. 2020

Our TCFD support

Lyxor becomes a formal supporter of the Taskforce on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), a framework for effective and standardised company reporting on climate risk

Lyxor becomes CDP signatory

Lyxor joins the growing list of CDP investor signatories, signalling its commitment to engage with companies on environmental issues

Sep. 2020

2030

Total coal divestment - EU and OECD

As part of Societe Generale Group's strategy, total exit of coal by 2030 for companies with assets in the EU and OECD

Total coal divestment - rest of world

As part of Societe Generale Group's strategy, total exit of coal by 2040 for companies with assets in the rest of the world

2040