ESG

Sep 27, 2018

seedling_in_hands_410Dutch insurance company ASR has supported a BlackRock fixed income exchange-traded fund (ETF) with an undisclosed amount of seed capital.

Sep 20, 2018

Color_explosionCalls for environmental, social and governance criteria to be injected into smart beta portfolios have prompted a growing number of ESG factor-based indices. Lynn Strongin Dodds looks at their construction and hears how they generate enhanced returns and lower risk.

Sep 19, 2018

RiskThe amount of insurance companies looking to increase risk exposure has shot upwards, with China A shares and private capital among the asset classes they want.

Sep 19, 2018

Romil_PatelEnvironmental, social and governance (ESG) factors are transitioning from being ‘nice to have’ to an integral part of the investment process.

Sep 19, 2018

Shouldering_EarthRomil Patel looks at modern sustainable investing and how it is attempting to reach a level of coverage beyond Europe.

Sep 19, 2018

PensionersPension funds need to perform a complex balancing act, providing today’s retirees with an income while working to ensure investments for future generations have a positive impact, writes Romil Patel.

Sep 19, 2018

BettingThe number of sustainable ETFs has taken off in the past year or two but there’s still room for innovation, writes Romil Patel.

Sep 19, 2018

Our panel discusses the rise of ESG investing post-financial crisis, the right level of scrutiny and developments in an ever-changing landscape. Chaired by Romil Patel in London.

Sep 19, 2018

Over the last ten years, ESG criteria have increasingly become part of the mainstream for many pension funds and asset managers. But Mirabaud Asset Management believes this is just the start of a longer journey.

Sep 19, 2018

ForestThere is still a fundamental gap between what corporates disclose about their sustainability practices and what investors want to know, as Romil Patel reports.

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