ESG

Sep 05, 2018

China A-Shares Sweden’s East Capital has launched a Ucits China A-Shares fund that incorporates environmental, social and governance investing.

Sep 04, 2018

sustainable investmentsA survey of 1,200 UK investors with assets of around £100,000 (€111,148) found that 30 per cent of them plan to increase their exposure to sustainable investments over the next 24 months.

Sep 03, 2018

Hamid_AmouraMirabaud Asset Management has hired Hamid Amoura (pictured) into the newly created role as head of environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing.

Aug 14, 2018

Asset manager Robeco has issued a “call to action” for sustainable investment, which it claims does not detract from performance.

Aug 06, 2018

Sustainable_investingBlackRock has launched four bond funds that incorporate sustainable investing criteria for emerging market companies where the gap between environmental laggards and leaders is said to be large.

Jul 26, 2018

Maaike_van_der_SchootAs global leaders address the sustainability agenda, environmental, social and governance (ESG) topics in the investment process are becoming more important.

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.

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