Aug 28, 2019

Global index provider MSCI has warned that plastic could become a stranded asset amid the shift toward electric vehicles and international efforts to cut down on fossil fuel emissions.

Aug 27, 2019

UBS bank has appointed Huw Van Steenis, a one-time strategist at Schroders and more recently a Bank of England (BoE) adviser, to chair its new sustainable finance committee.

Aug 22, 2019

NN Investment Partners has integrated environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria throughout the large majority of its assets under management (AuM).

Aug 19, 2019

New technologies and geo-politics will be high on the agenda at key funds industry events in the coming weeks, including at the London conference of Jersey Finance and at the Sibos banking tech event.

Aug 15, 2019

Zurich-headquartered UBS Asset Management saw assets under management (AuM) in its socially responsible exchange-traded fund (ETF) surpass the €1 billion mark in July, in what the firm called a first for Europe.

Aug 08, 2019

ESGEvidence for poor responsible investment factors among companies, and a link to a higher risk of default in their corporate bonds, has been strengthened, academics claim.

Aug 08, 2019

UBS_branchUBS Asset Management has launched three sustainable equity and fixed income exchange-traded funds (ETFs).

Aug 06, 2019

UniCredit_building_MilanUniCredit Bank has launched exchange-traded funds (ETFs) based on eurozone indices that combine investment factors with responsible investing criteria.

Jul 30, 2019

ETF_promotingMany investors are seeking new sources of returns and this will boost smart beta and wider innovation among exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that invest in bonds, a provider claimed.

Jul 25, 2019

Union-Bancaire-PriveeUnion Bancaire Privée (UBP) has added to its equity range with a long-term thematic strategy designed to give investors exposure to a concentrated portfolio centred on four key trends affecting society and the global economy.