ESG

Jul 11, 2018

Green_energyAviva Investors has revealed a string of hires for its global responsible investment team, mainly of analysts from organisations as diverse as Greenpeace and fund managers like Fidelity.

Jun 15, 2018

Wind_turbines_solar_panelsParis-based smart beta investment manager Ossiam has launched an exchange-traded fund (ETF) which incorporates environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria.

Jun 08, 2018

Wastewater treatment plantThe Swedish national pension fund AP7 has appointed KBI Global Investors (KBIGI) to an environmental-related equity mandate and is taking on the “notoriously difficult” task of how impact investing is measured.

Jun 01, 2018

Moody'sFirms such as Legal & General Investment Management and Standard Life Aberdeen are well positioned to gain inflows for sustainable investments, a credit ratings agency said.

May 25, 2018

ESG, Green_investmentsPressure on pension schemes to adopt environment, social and governance (ESG) objectives will make it harder for pension trustees to ignore the issue, pension lawyers have said.

Apr 20, 2018

German index provider Solactive and UBS have launched a suite of benchmarks targeting debt from the World Bank and other high-grade development banks.

Apr 19, 2018

ESGA suite of global fixed income indices integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into a composite benchmark has been launched by JP Morgan in collaboration with BlackRock.

Apr 13, 2018

Green_investmentCalifornia-based investment house Research Affiliates has launched a strategy based around environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors.

Mar 06, 2018

climate changeFranklin Templeton Investments has changed the strategy of its global euro fund to include climate change criteria.

Feb 28, 2018

Denis_GiraultUnion Bancaire Privée (UBP) has launched a socially responsible fund to invest in emerging market companies that are said to be increasingly conscious of their social and environmental impacts.

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