Created in 2001, EDHEC-Risk Institute has become the premier academic centre for industry-relevant financial research on retirement investing and sustainable investing. Through our multi-faceted programme of research, outreach, education and industry partnership initiatives, our ambition is to support industry players, both asset owners and asset managers, in their efforts to transition towards a novel, welfare-improving, investment management paradigm.



For Society

EDHEC-Risk on Climate Change

For Investors

EDHEC-Risk on Retirement Solutions


advance the frontiers of knowledge and foster industry innovation.


ensure that professionals are aware of and can access our research results


bring research advances and state-of- the-art practices into the practitioner’s portfolio of skills

Industry Partnerships

conduct proprietary research for clients and develop innovative products with business partners, providing them with an edge over the competition



Latest research

Flexicure Retirement Solutions
EDHEC-Princeton Goal-Based Investing Indices
Retirement Income
September 2021 Returns (%)
Zone, Retirement year
Not adjusted
US, 2023
US, 2028
US, 2033
US, 2038
New Moocs: Climate Change and Sustainable Investing
Institutional Investors  and Corporate Carbon  Footprint: Global Evidence
JPM publication : Measuring and Managing the Opportunity Cost of Downside Risk Protection
EDHEC-Risk Institute quarterly newsletter


A great success for the COP26 (virtual) event: Macrofinancial Relevance of Cascading Climate Risks

A great success for the COP26 (virtual) event: Macrofinancial Relevance of Cascading...

A great success for the online COP26 side-event organised by EDHEC Business School, the Vienna University of Economics and Business Team and Chatham House, with over 1800 people registered to learn from top experts on the implications of cascading climate risks for macroeconomic and financial stability.   Worsening climate change and a disorderly transition to a low-carbon economy introduce...
EDHEC experts invited to discuss important issues relating to Sustainable Investing & Climate Finance

EDHEC experts invited to discuss...

In the autumn of 2021, edhec experts have been invited to participate in over 10 events, a clear recognition of the school’s globally acknowledged expertise in sustainable investing and climate...
The FIR-PRI Awards “Finance & Sustainability” prize for “best pedagogical innovation”: preparing future generations to fight climate change.

The FIR-PRI Awards “Finance &...

At EDHEC, we want to take part in the fight against climate change. Through our different programmes, our professors and researchers train students who are ever-more eager to engage actively in the...


30 Nov

2nd CEFGroup Climate Finance Symposium

Hybrid Event


08 Dec

Webinar: Introducing the Retirement Bond: The New Risk-Free Asset in D...



11 Jan

Theory meets Practice: Novel risks

Online Webinar


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