The Dow Jones Sustainability Index ex all* contains approximately three hundred sustainable organizations. These have been selected from the 2,500 largest organizations that are part of the Dow Jones Global Total Stock Market Index.
With the Sustainable World Index Fund (SWIF) you are able to distribute your investments among sustainable organizations worldwide. RobecoSAM evaluates the level of sustainability and selects the most sustainable organizations per industry for the Sustainable World Index Fund.
The Sustainable World Index Fund strives to match the return of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index ex all*. The fund is a Fiscal Investment Institution. This structure results in extra return, because the fund is able to re-claim tax on unearned income abroad.
*Ex all indicates that the alcohol, tobacco, gambling and weapon trade industries are excluded.