Oct 18, 2019

Will_GoodhartRecent history tells us that it is important for investors to have a clear understanding of the way a fund is invested and the risks involved. As yet, we are not able to do that in relation to ESG investing, though we are making progress.

Oct 10, 2019

ESG investingDanish fund house Formuepleje has chosen Impax Asset Management to manage its environmental, social and governance (ESG) fund which listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen on Thursday.

Oct 08, 2019

Sustainable_investingDWS is to apply environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria across its money market funds managed in Europe, Middle East, and Africa.

Oct 08, 2019

Singapore_MerlionUK-based Aviva Investors has launched a multi-asset fund that limits fossil fuel investments and is aimed at retail investors in Singapore.

Oct 07, 2019

Dark_officeThe tech industry’s reliance on offshore software developers – some of them working in “dimly-lit third world offices” – could become an ESG issue for fund managers who buy their services, says Abbey Shasore, chief executive of Factbook.

Oct 01, 2019

Data, reportsSovereign wealth funds (SWFs) and central banks say they lack quality data and ratings when trying to implement environmental, social and governance (ESG) in their investment process, a study has found.

Sep 30, 2019

ESG fundCredit Suisse Asset Management (CSAM) is the latest manager to commit to environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors across its product range.

Sep 25, 2019

Faith_WardFaith Ward of Brunel Pension Partnership Limited (Brunel), explains how the Transition Pathway Initiative tool can help to improve investment choices.

Sep 25, 2019

RoadThe adage “if you can’t measure it, you can’t manage it”, often attributed to management consultant and author Peter Drucker, leaves little room for interpretation. Here, SSGA’s Ana Harris discusses why measuring beyond pure performance is imperative for maximum impact.

Sep 25, 2019

Solar_panelsEuropean asset owners shed light on ESG investment challenges, the issues they aim to address in portfolios as behemoths of capital allocation and how they are engaging with big greenhouse gas emitters.