Clarity AI

Quick description

Clarity AI is a sustainability technology platform that uses machine learning and big data to deliver environmental and social insights to investors, organizations, and consumers. As of August 2022, Clarity AI’s platform analyzes more than 50,000 companies, 300,000 funds, 198 countries and 188 local governments – 2-13 times more than any other player in the market – and delivers data and analytics for investing, corporate research, benchmarking, consumer ecommerce and reporting. Clarity AI has offices in North America, Europe and the Middle East, and its investor client network manages tens of trillions in assets under management.

Additional information: 

  • Data, proprietary methodologies and analysis + reporting tool
  • Provided through SaaS (WebApp), APIs and Widgets
  • Fully customisable sustainability tech kit allowing platform/workflow integration
  • One-stop shop to address any sustainability use case 
    • Company (issuer) and security screening according to selected sustainability criteria – investment decisions
    • Company (issuer), security and portfolio level analysis, monitoring and rebalancing
    • Comparison vs. benchmarks and other portfolios
    • Customisable reporting
  • Areas covered:
    • Regulatory compliance
      • SFDR analysis (incl. 1-click reporting)
      • EU Taxonomy analysis (incl.1-click reporting)
      • MiFID II 
    • Climate analysis and reporting
      • Carbon emissions (scope 1, 2, 3) and footprint (current and forward looking)
      • Alignment vs. Paris Agreement
      • Net Zero
      • TCFD 
    • Impact measurement
      • UN SDGs Framework
      • Real-World Impact insights
      • ESG Framework
  • ESG Risk
    • ESG Risk Assessment based on SASB and customisable, including Policies and Controversies 
    • Specialized module on Controversies
    • Exposure Screens
      • Negative screening analysis 
      • Inclusion/exclusion analysis

Sustainable finance associated use case

  • SDGs contribution (all)
  • Footprints (Carbon (Scope 1, 2, 3), Water)
  • ESG Risk Assessment
  • Climate Alignment (Commitments (Corporate Targets), Metrics (Implied Temperature Rise, Overshoot)
  • Impact Measurement (Other Impact Measure)
  • Environmental Impact (Climate Change, Water, Circular Economy, Pollution)
  • Social Impact (Employment, Workers, Consumers, Human Needs, Economic/Infrastructure)
  • Corporate Governance (Remuneration, Board Composition)
  • Business Ethics (Anti-competitive Practices, Corruption and Instability, Financial Transparency, Tax Transparency, Product Liability)
  • Reporting (CSRD, SFDR, Other)
  • EU Taxonomy (Eligibility, DNSH and Minimum Social Safeguards (Climate Change Mitigation, Climate Change Adaptation, Biodiversity & Ecosystems, Pollution Prevention & Control))
  • Controversies (Environmental (Real Time, Sectorial), Social (Real Time, Sectorial), Governance (Real Time, Sectorial))

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Credit : This tool has been made in the context of the EquipEx+ ANR-21-ESRE-0036:

Special thanks to Maria VILLALONGA, Thibaud BARREAU and all other contributors.