SAM founded as the world's first asset management company focusing exclusively on Sustainability Investing
The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) launched in partnership with S&P Dow Jones Indices
SAM Sustainable Water Fund launched as one of the world's first sustainable water funds
SAM Smart Energy Fund launched
SAM becomes a member of Robeco. Robeco and SAM join forces to form one of the world’s leading sustainability investment platforms
SAM Smart Materials Fund launched
Sustainability Services created to provide sustainability insight and performance analysis to companies and interested stakeholders
SAM Sustainable Healthy Living Fund launched
Integration of Clean Tech Private Equity (formerly Robeco Clean Tech Private Equity)
Transfer of SAM Sustainable Agribusiness Equities
In 2013 SAM was renamed RobecoSAM. Our sustainability expertise and insights are incorporated into Robeco Group’s entire product and service range.
RobecoSAM and S&P DJI celebrate the 15th anniversary of the DJSI.
In the same year RobecoSAM launches the RobecoSAM Quant Sustainable Global Equities Fund.
RobecoSAM launches its unique Impact Investing platform with the Environmental Impact Monitoring Tool and tailor-made Impact Investing solutions.
In addition RobecoSAM launches RobecoSAM Global Child Impact Equities Fund and the RobecoSAM Global Gender Equality Impact Equities Fund.
S&P Dow Jones Indices and RobecoSAM jointly launch the S&P ESG Sovereign Bond Index family.
RobecoSAM develops an advanced ESG scoring methodology that eliminates known biases such as market cap, industry and regional biases, resulting in a new generation of unbiased ESG scores that have a low correlation to other common factors.