Richmond Global Sciences

Quick description

Richmond Global Sciences (RGS) is a technology company creating tools to help investors allocate capital sustainably. RGS has developed RIFT (Real Impact in Financial Terms), which is a financial assessment of the social and environmental impacts of products and services across the economy. As RGS focuses on product-level downstream impacts, a significant proportion of their data is composed of product-level characteristics such as the nutritional content for packaged food items or engine type and cargo capacity for automobiles.

Sustainable finance associated use case

  • Shareholders Engagement
  • Business Ethics (Product Liability)
  • Environmental Impact (Climate Change Mitigation, Climate Change Adaptation, Water, Circular Economy, Pollution, Biodiversity)
  • Social Impact (Employment, Workers, Consumers, Communities, Human Needs, Economic/Infrastructure)
  • SDGs Contribution
  • ESG Risk Assessment
  • Footprints (Carbon (Scope 1, 2, 3))
  • Impact Measurement (Other)

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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.