Swiss Life Asset Managers presents its new publication “Thematic ESG Research” for the first time. The new research series sheds light on sustainability trends and addresses innovative ESG research issues.
Swiss Life Asset Managers presents its new research publication “Thematic ESG Research” for the first time. In the studies, Swiss Life Asset Managers, in collaboration with research partners, sheds light on current sustainability trends and addresses innovative ESG research issues. With the launch of its new research series, Swiss Life Asset Managers is underlining the importance of ESG to its corporate strategy. The new series will also enable Swiss Life Asset Managers to assume a key role in the area of sustainability market research and to stay up to date on current trends through its collaboration with universities and research institutes.
Around 18 000 anonymised data points on net residential rents in Switzerland were analysed. Both increased natural hazard risk and the energy efficiency certification of buildings have an impact on the rental prices of residential real estate. The study focused on the impact of ten natural hazards, including floods, mudflows, landslides, rockfalls, avalanches, hail, storms and heat on rental prices. It also examined the impact of Minergie© ratings on rents.