BNP Paribas Easy Low Carbon 100 Eurozone PAB

BNP Paribas
Product Identification
Product type: 
Indextracker (Exchange Traded Funds, ETF)
Manager(s): 
BNP Paribas Asset Management
This product is based on an EU Paris-Aligned Benchmark as formulated in Regulation (EU) 2020/1818. It is considered equivalent to the Quality Standard but may not match each individual criterion.
Sustainability strategies used in the product
Exclusion of certain controversial activities: 
Selecting the best performing companies or countries in a peer group: 
- Selection method: 
Relative: Top 90%, worst 10% excluded.
Screening based on international norm & standards: 
Integration of non-financial criteria in the selection process: 
Focusing on specific sustainability themes: 
Pursuing measurable societal impact: 
Over/underweighting positions based on their ESG score: 
Outperforming a benchmark on ESG indicators: 
Other ESG strategy: 
Engaging in a dialogue with companies and/or exercising voting rights: 

Engagement is always performed towards energy and electricity sector companies, if applicable.

Sustainability policies applied
UN Global Compact
Exclusion of companies and countries involved in UN Global Compact violations: 
Weapons
Exclusion of companies significantly involved in weapons: 
Criteria: 
Companies shall be compliant with the rules for EU Paris-Aligned Benchmarks (EU PAB) as formulated in Regulation (EU) 2020/1818.
Max. allowed company involvement (% of revenue): 
5%
Max. allowed company involvement in controversial weapons (% of revenue): 
0%
Tobacco
Exclusion of companies significantly involved in tobacco: 
Criteria: 
Companies shall be compliant with the rules for EU Paris-Aligned Benchmarks (EU PAB) as formulated in Regulation (EU) 2020/1818.
Max. allowed company involvement (% of revenue): 
5%
Fossil Fuel Extraction
Coal Extraction
Exclusion of companies significantly involved in coal extraction: 
Criteria: 
Companies shall be compliant with the rules for EU Paris-Aligned Benchmarks (EU PAB) as formulated in Regulation (EU) 2020/1818.
Max. allowed company involvement (% of revenue): 
5%
Unconventional Oil & Gas Extraction
Exclusion of companies significantly involved in unconventional oil & gas extraction: 
Criteria: 
Companies shall be compliant with the rules for EU Paris-Aligned Benchmarks (EU PAB) as formulated in Regulation (EU) 2020/1818.
Max. allowed company involvement (% of revenue): 
5%
Conventional Oil & Gas Extraction
Exclusion of laggard conventional oil & gas extraction companies: 
Criteria: 
Companies shall be compliant with the rules for EU Paris-Aligned Benchmarks (EU PAB) as formulated in Regulation (EU) 2020/1818.
Portfolio exposure to the fossil energy sector (indicative): 
<0.1%
Electricity Generation
Exclusion of laggard electricity generation companies: 
Criteria: 
Companies shall be compliant with the rules for EU Paris-Aligned Benchmarks (EU PAB) as formulated in Regulation (EU) 2020/1818.
Portfolio exposure to the non-renewable electricity utility sector (indicative): 
<0.1%
Tolerance for improving oil & gas and electricity companies
Max. share of the portfolio: 
0%
Other policies
Approach towards biodiversity: 
Part of ESG risk analysis
Approach towards water use: 
Part of ESG risk analysis
Approach towards taxation: 
Part of ESG risk analysis
Approach towards investing in agricultural commodities: 
Part of ESG risk analysis

Detailed policies can be found on the manager's website, on the product webpage (see links above) or on request by contacting the manager or distributor.

Country screening
Sustainability analysis of countries: 
Approach towards oppressive regimes: 
Part of ESG risk analysis
Approach towards the death penalty: 
Part of ESG risk analysis
Portfolio Details
Data sources used
Corporate ESG analysis data sources: 
CDP, Carbone 4, Vigeo-Eiris

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