ESG

Sep 26, 2017

Wind_turbines_solar_panelsThe UK pensions regulator’s guidance that pension schemes take into account environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors where they are financially material received a boost from investment consultants.

Sep 25, 2017

Green_energyDeutsche Asset Management has expanded the role of one of its senior Benelux executives, Pieter Furnée, to also become global head of responsible investing.

Sep 07, 2017

As socially responsible investment rises up the agenda, our panel of experts discusses the state of the sector, the evolution of ESG standards and future trends.

Sep 07, 2017

PitfallsComplexity is one potential difficulty with alternative credit, a newer type of asset class that is more popular in a low-yield environment. Gabriella Kindert of NN Investment Partners discusses how investors can mitigate these risks.

Aug 22, 2017

Green bondsGreen bonds are emerging rapidly as a new category within fixed income.

Aug 16, 2017

Asian_chickensAn investor group including Dutch pension fund APG has warned that Asian factory farms risk contaminating the global food supply chain due to increasing usage of antibiotics.

Jul 24, 2017

Williams_IanCROPHamburg-based asset management firm Aquila Capital has appointed Ian Williams to the post of head of consultant relations.

Jun 28, 2017

Green_investmentsBrussels-based asset manager Candriam is to launch a range of ETF strategies that combine smart beta with responsible investing.

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.

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