Nissay Asset Management
Nissay Asset Management is an asset management firm headquartered in Tokyo serving Japanese clients. It joined the Net Zero Asset Managers Initiative on 29 March 2021 and its initial target disclosure was published on 1 May 2022.
Percentage of assets covered by the Net Zero Asset Managers Commitment Statement
60% of total AUM (USD $148 billion)
Information on interim target(s) covering the proportion of assets to be managed in line with net zero
Portfolio decarbonisation reference baseline
91.6 tCO2e / USD mn
Portfolio decarbonisation reference target
Reduce portfolio emissions by 50% in intensity terms
GHG scopes included:
Scope 1 and 2. Due to the data availability and reliability problem, Scope 3 is not included.
Net Zero Investment Framework
The IPCC special report on global warming of 1.5°C
Proportion of AUM committed:
All listed equities and corporate bonds we have invested except for long-short funds are included in the interim targets. On the other hand, most of the AUM not included are sovereign bonds and alternative assets since data availability is still a concern. We will continue to review data availability and improvements in methodologies annually.