ESG

May 25, 2018

ESG, Green_investmentsPressure on pension schemes to adopt environment, social and governance (ESG) objectives will make it harder for pension trustees to ignore the issue, pension lawyers have said.

Apr 20, 2018

German index provider Solactive and UBS have launched a suite of benchmarks targeting debt from the World Bank and other high-grade development banks.

Apr 19, 2018

ESGA suite of global fixed income indices integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into a composite benchmark has been launched by JP Morgan in collaboration with BlackRock.

Apr 13, 2018

Green_investmentCalifornia-based investment house Research Affiliates has launched a strategy based around environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors.

Mar 06, 2018

climate changeFranklin Templeton Investments has changed the strategy of its global euro fund to include climate change criteria.

Feb 28, 2018

Denis_GiraultUnion Bancaire Privée (UBP) has launched a socially responsible fund to invest in emerging market companies that are said to be increasingly conscious of their social and environmental impacts.

Feb 02, 2018

ESG investingParis-based private equity firm Activa Capital has promoted an analyst in a move reflecting its higher focus on responsible investment.

Jan 08, 2018

SRIPan-European asset management firm Candriam Investors Group has been awarded a French government-backed socially responsible investment (SRI) label for a high yield bond fund. It is the first time the label has been awarded to a high yield fund.

Jan 04, 2018

Wind_turbines_solar_panelsUBS Asset Management has launched two socially responsible investment (SRI) ETFs on the London Stock Exchange.

Jan 04, 2018

Stormy_skyDoubts about esg are on the rise. Catherine Lafferty looks at where the strategy is going wrong and what it might be doing right.

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