HomeRI ResourceNatixis Investment ManagersTurning the tide on the conservation of our oceans
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  • Marine resources are worth around $3 trillion, yet the damage to oceans is nearing a tipping point.
  • Investing in the oceans requires strategies around sustainable fishing, saving endangered species and marine tourism, plastic waste management and coastal conservation.
  • Positive environmental outcomes and attractive market-based returns are not mutually exclusive – projects must demonstrate financial returns and quantitative environmental gains.
  • For institutional investors with a long-term horizon, sustainable ocean strategies are designed to produce returns in line with private equity-style strategies focused on growth businesses.
CATEGORIES: Thematic Investing: Natural Capital