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Energy Evolution

From grey to green

We are at the beginning of an enormous energy transition. The market for green energy is bound to grow. Join us and invest in tomorrow’s gamechangers.

Why invest in energy evolution?

The global energy sector is undergoing a profound transformation necessitated by today's energy and climate emergencies.

Energy-related CO2 emissions must be reduced substantially to mitigate the catastrophic impact of global warming.

Renewables will play a critical role in accelerating our transition to net zero, opening up significant investment opportunities.

Energy transition set to accelerate

The net-zero transition requires the share of renewables in the global energy mix to exceed the growth in energy demand. As the global population grows, demand for electricity – and, by the same token, for cleaner, more secure, more reliable, and more affordable energy sources – is set to boom. This is further underpinned by geopolitical developments highlighting the need for energy security. The energy transformation offers opportunities for sustained economic development, social inclusion, energy security, improved health, job creation, and other societal benefits.1

Companies operating across the entire energy value chain are well positioned to benefit from long-term growth drivers such as decarbonization, decentralization of energy systems, and scarcity in critical materials needed for the energy transition.

"The world needs a sustainable energy future. Our specialists can help you be part of tomorrow’s energy evolution."

Dirk Hoozemans, Senior Portfolio Manager, explains why energy evolution is an attractive investment opportunity. 

Our energy evolution investment fund

The Credit Suisse (Lux) Energy Evolution Equity Fund seeks to benefit from the long-term secular growth trend associated with the energy transition by investing in pure-play2 companies. These companies provide products and services that facilitate the evolving transition from a fossil-fuel-based system to cleaner ways of producing, storing, supplying, and consuming energy. The portfolio typically contains 40–60 high-conviction stocks selected through bottom-up3 fundamental analysis.

The fund applies exclusions and integrates ESG4 considerations into the investment process following the principles of Credit Suisse Asset Management’s Sustainable Investing Policy.

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1 UN (2021). Theme report on energy transition: Towards the achievement of SDG 7 and net-zero emissions. Link to: 2021-twg_2-062321.pdf (un.org)
2 We define a pure player as a company in which at least 50% of revenue comes from products and solutions that facilitate the energy transition. 
3 Bottom-up investing focuses on individual stocks.
4 ESG stands for environmental (E), social (S), and governance (G). For further information about the ESG investment criteria and the sustainability-related aspects of the fund, please consider the legal and regulatory documents of the fund (e.g. the prospectus) and visit credit-suisse.com/esg. In addition to sustainability-related aspects, the decision to invest in the fund should take into account all objectives and characteristics of the fund as described in its prospectus or in the information which is to be disclosed to investors in accordance with applicable regulations.

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