The FAIRR Initiative publishes a wide range of research, analysis, benchmarking tools and best practice materials to help investors understand and manage the risks and opportunities associated with intensive animal agriculture.

On this page, you can find more information on our:

○ Company Universe
○ Climate Risk Tool
○ Reports
○ Protein Producer Index
○ Case Studies

Company Universe

At present, we cover 107 companies in our research and engagements.

The Coller FAIRR Climate Risk Tool 2.0

The Coller FAIRR Climate Risk Tool is the first of its kind, enabling investors to assess the potential downside risks and upside opportunities of 40 of the world's largest animal protein producers in a 2-degree global warming scenario

Only 5 %

of leading meat companies have undertaken climate scenario analysis


Our research helps the capital markets understand the material ESG issues linked to livestock production and aquaculture, and assesses new investment opportunities where they arise.

Livestock Levy cover

This Progress Report is a follow-up to the December 2017 ‘Livestock Levy’ White Paper and should be read in conjunction with that paper. Chapter…

30th Jun 2020 | Matthew Wells


As the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds globally, we are presented with a real time case study into the vulnerability of animal agriculture systems to external…

3rd Jun 2020 | kellybush

Green Bond

In January 2020, Mowi became the first-ever seafood company to issue a green bond, pledging €200 million to finance numerous green projects. It is…

17th Apr 2020 | Lorraine Hau

The Coller FAIRR Protein Producer Index

The world’s first comprehensive assessment of the largest global animal protein companies on critical environmental, social and governance issues

60 %

of Index companies fail to achieve basic management thresholds across critical sustainability risks.

77 %

of companies, worth $240 billion, are ranked ‘high risk’ on antibiotics management.

5 /60

Index companies currently account for the alternative proteins sector.

Case Studies

Find out how leading global investors are factoring intensive farming issues into their investment processes.

Case Study

ACTIAM is a responsible fund and asset manager based in the Netherlands, with €52 billion in assets under management. They were one of the…

1st May 2019 |


Becoming an investor member of the FAIRR Initiative puts you at the heart of a global network of investors seeking to understand and manage issues linked to intensive livestock production.

Why Join?

  • Access to new research and analysis on the potential material impacts of factory farming.
  • Regular updates, presentations, newsletters and private events.
  • The opportunity to join collaborative engagements with relevant companies (investor members only).
  • Access to best practice tools, networking and knowledge sharing with the FAIRR investor network.
  • Showing a public commitment to considering factory farming issues as part of the investment process.