Our identity

Mirova is a conviction-based group of asset management companies dedicated to sustainable investment. We provide our retail and institutional clients with innovative investment solutions to accelerate the transformation of the economy towards a sustainable model.

Mirova

The world of finance must meet the challenges of today’s society and accelerate transformation towards a more sustainable model

Philippe Zaouati
CEO

Our history

Mirova was created to bring together abundant capital and savings with the investment needs of a real, sustainable and value-creation economy. Since its formation, Mirova has benefited from the sustainable asset management expertise developed by Natixis Investment Managers for over 20 years and has seen considerable growth in its operations and its investor base.

Mirova is operated in the U.S. (and for the Global Sustainable Equity strategy worldwide) through Mirova US LLC (Mirova US)

Mirova US LLC had $9.037B USD billion assets under management. It beneficiates from the expertise of three portfolio managers and two analysts.


1 - As of December 31st, 2021 

We believe the companies that are transitioning their business model towards sustainability will have a place in the future economy.

Jens Peers
GLOBAL CIO OF EQUITIES & FIXED INCOME, Mirova US

32.6
BILLION USD

in assets under management

7
AREAS OF EXPERTISE

To support projects and companies across all sectors and stages of maturity

142
EMPLOYEES

Throughout Mirova and its two subsidiaries, Mirova US and Mirova UK.

2°C
CLIMATE CHANGE TRAJECTORY OF OUR PORTFOLIOS

Mirova aims, for all its investments, to propose portfolios consistent with a climate trajectory of less than 2°C defined in the Paris Agreements of 2015.

100% SRI
THE ENTIRE RANGE OF ELIGIBLE FUNDS HAVE RECEIVED THE FRENCH GOVERNMENT-BACKED SRI LABEL, OR ARE UNDERGOING THE ACCREDITATION PROCESS

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are at the core of all our investment strategies.

Source: Mirova and affiliate Mirova US LLC (Mirova US) as of December 31, 2021

Geographical presence

Mirova

Based in Paris, Mirova operates in the United States through Mirova US. Mirova US is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mirova located in the United States. Mirova US and Mirova signed an agreement whereby Mirova agrees to provide Mirova US with investment and research expertise. Mirova US draws on its own expertise and that of Mirova to provide its clients with advice.

Mirova has offices in London through Mirova UK Limited (Mirova UK): a Limited Liability Company governed by English law. Registration number: 07740692 - Head office: 12 Gough Square London EC4A 3DW.

Mirova has a representative office in Luxembourg.

Classifications & ratings

Best for the World
‘Best For The World™ 2021 B Corp in ‘customers area’

Mirova has been named amongst the ‘Best for the World™ B Corps of 2021’ in the ‘customers area’, for the development of high impact investment solutions for investors.

Methodology available at https://bcorporation.net/best-for-the-world-2021-methodology

 

avant gardist
Top 10 companies genuinely committed to ESG 2020

For the third year in a row, Mirova makes the Top 10 of companies genuinely committed to ESG in the H&K Responsible Investment Brand Index 2020.

Methodology available at www.ri-brandindex.org

PRI
PRI Leaders 2020

Mirova received the highest rating, A+, for all of its equity expertise for the fifth consecutive year and joins the PRI Leaders.

Methodology available at www.unpri.org

References to a ranking, prize, certification, or label do not anticipate the future performance of the latter, or of the fund, or of the manager and are not representative of the manager’s experience.

Innovating across all asset classes

We foster innovation. Mirova has reinforced and provided support for highly positive environmental and social impact strategies in each of its asset classes.

As part of our open and collaborative approach, we have brought together key experts and highly knowledgeable players to offer our clients tailored, highly efficient and positive-impact solutions.

Our open approach and the diversity of our asset classes enable us to support major listed companies as well as smaller projects across different investment geographies.

2021
Launch of an impact private equity strategy
2020
Launch of the development of a methodology to analyse the impact of listed investments on biodiversity
2019
Launch of a gender diversity equity strategy
2018
Launch of carbon neutral equity strategies
2017
Creation of an investment platform for natural capital: the Althelia funds range. Our experts develop investment solutions that ensure the sustainable management of land and marine resources.
2015
Innovative methodology to measure carbon footprints, and which applies to all Mirova investments.
2015
Launch of one of the first global strategies for green bonds

Our strength as a group

Mirova has two subsidiaries: Mirova US and Mirova UK. Mirova ensures that its common investment mindset and vision permeates the firm’s different entities.

Mirova is a Natixis Investment Managers affiliate, which provides investor support in building portfolios by offering a wide range of suitable solutions. Natixis Investment Managers relies on the expertise of 26 asset management companies throughout the world and implements Active Thinking™, an insight-driven approach to help its clients reach their targets regardless of market conditions.

Mirova benefits from the strength and robustness of Natixis and the BPCE Group.

Through contractual agreements Mirova US draws on the capabilities and support from Mirova, Natixis AM Finance, and Ostrum; such services include (but are not limited to) portfolio management, research, investment guidelines oversight, controls, business continuity planning, IT systems, risk management, trading, middle office, and other services. As such, in many places throughout this document, the answers reflect the services, organization and history of Mirova. However, any services provided to Mirova US clients by Mirova, Natixis AM Finance, or Ostrum are subject to the oversight of Mirova US.