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KBC Eco Fund: Climate Change

Wednesday, October 03, 2007
Invests opportunistically in the stock of companies that are active in combating climate/change and or that focus on reducing greenhouse gas emissions....

A SQUARE :: 03Oct07 KBC Eco Fund: Climate Change
Category Climate Change
Author Sona Blessing
thematic participation in eco., efficient, clean, green, sectors that are rapidly evolving and hold promise from an investment perspective over the next 3-5 years
Access to a socially responsible investment department and an independent environmental advisory committee
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