Jun 27, 2017

China_pollutionEast Capital, an emerging and frontier markets asset manager founded in Sweden, says it has raised capital from Nordic investors to support the launch of an emerging markets fund investing in sustainable companies.

Jun 16, 2017

Green_investmentsInvestors increasingly want investments made on their behalf to reflect their own personal values, according to a report on trends in environmental, social and governance (ESG) based investing.

Jun 14, 2017

WindmillsThe rise of smart beta investing coincides with the rise in environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing, yet there are only a few products on the market that combine the two.

May 25, 2017

environmental, social and governanceInstitutional investors plan to double investment in environmental, social and governance (ESG) driven strategies over the next two years, according to research by BNP Paribas.

May 16, 2017

ESG_investingWomen may be under represented in fund management roles, but there is one area where this appears less true: ESG.

May 05, 2017

Narina_MnatsakanianKempen Capital Management has appointed Narina Mnatsakanian as director of impact and responsible investment.

Apr 27, 2017

ESG investingSocially responsible investment has improved the returns for many institutional investors and helped them manage volatility, research has found.

Apr 18, 2017

Money_treeFunds and mandates that incorporate environmental, social and governance criteria are flourishing. The jury is out on how they perform compared to mainstream funds, but do they make money for the companies that run them? Fiona Rintoul reports.

Mar 31, 2017

Green_bondsInsurance companies looking to diversify their fixed income portfolios, which we reported on today, could consider green bonds. Data showed that issuance last year doubled and even tripled among corporates.

Mar 28, 2017

Responsible investing Traditional obstacles to responsible investing are fading, State Street research suggests, which includes the belief that fiduciary duty does not allow for non-standard investment decisions.