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Feb 18, 2019

ETFsGlobal assets invested in exchange-traded products (ETPs) reached US$5.16 trillion (€4.4 trillion) by the end of January 2019, according to research and consultancy firm ETFGI.

Feb 18, 2019

Corporate_social_responsibilityNatixis Investment Managers has intensified its focus on responsible investing by naming Harald Walkate as the head of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and environmental and social governance (ESG). It is a newly-created role by the Paris-based asset manager.

Feb 18, 2019

Vienna_AustriaPrincipal Global Investors has made funds available in Austria as it begins to expand into the country from neighbouring Germany where the firm has had a presence since 2003.

Feb 18, 2019

Business loanThe past decade has seen asset managers become alternative sources of debt finance as banks retreated from the market – and now M&G Investments has made a large loan to a joint venture that includes Goldman Sachs.

Feb 14, 2019

responsible investingStocks listed in the US and Europe that are considered controversial from a responsible investing standpoint underperformed their benchmarks in a period of study - but those in Asia outperformed.

Feb 14, 2019

European_CommissionBrussels has approved plans for the pan-European pension product (PEPP) that will scale-up individuals’ savings across Europe into a single pool.

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