The primary objective of the LuxFLAG ESG Label is to reassure investors that the investment product incorporates ESG criteria throughout the entire investment process while screening 100% of their invested portfolio according to one of the ESG strategies and standards recognised by LuxFLAG.

Launched in May 2014, the LuxFLAG ESG Label helps to unlock capital from institutional and private investors, in order to support the financing in assets, which are screened against internationally recognized ESG standards.

Eligibility Criteria
Portfolio100 % screened
SFDRArticle 8 or 9
Exclusionary policyMandatory
ESG integration into investment processMinimum of 3 ESG strategies
Legal requirementsFund / Asset Manager must be regulated / supervised
Transparency / disclosuresMandatory


Application Cycle
Application SessionQ1Q2Q3Q4
Application submission deadline31 Dec.31 Mar.30 Jun.30 Sept.
Sample selection / evidence collection25 Jan.*25 Apr.*25 Jul. *25 Oct. *
LuxFLAG Team review  and

Management review

Jan. – early Mar.Apr. – early Jun.Jul. -early Sept.Oct. – early Dec.
LuxFLAG Eligibility Committee reviewEarly / Mid Mar.Early / Mid Jun.Early / Mid Sept.Early / Mid Dec.
LuxFLAG Board reviewEnd Mar.End Jun.End Sept.End Dec.
Communication of decision29th Mar.29th Jun.29th Sept.21st Dec.

*The sample selection can only be conducted by 25th Jan./Apr./July/Oct. if the application package has been provided in due time. Otherwise the sample selection will be treated on a best effort basis.


If you have any questions regarding the label application, please send a mail here

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