Specialist in the placing of financial products and services on behalf of a bank or brokerage company. The consultant may work alone if a member of the professional association. To practise the profession consultants must have some of the minimum requirements and pass a professional practice exam.
Investors using this type of approach take their investment decisions on the basis of analyses undertaken by specialist rating agencies called sustainability rating agencies, or by investing in funds with a management approach of this type (responsible funds).
The FTSE/MIB index measures the performance of the principal shares listed on the markets organised and run by the Italian Stock Exchange.