May 06, 2021

joe_biden_infrastructurePaul Flood, portfolio manager at Newton Investment Management, reflects on Joe Biden’s green infrastructure plans and what opportunities they present for global investors.

May 04, 2021

securities lending revenue 2020Investors involved in securities lending programmes have seen an average 20% year-on-year increase in revenue globally.

Apr 29, 2021

china_investment_risksA recent Funds Europe roundtable discussed the top ESG risks facing China from an asset allocation and distribution perspective. 

Apr 29, 2021

aegon_equitiesAegon Asset Management has added to its equities team with the appointment of Jane Hepburne Scott as investment manager.

Apr 29, 2021

quant_investingDr Tatjana Puhan, deputy chief investment officer at ‘anti-benchmark’ manager Tobam, argues that criticisms of quantitative investing are misplaced. 

Apr 29, 2021

fast_food_emissionsFast food giants including McDonald’s and Domino’s are ramping up their climate commitments under pressure from an $11 trillion (€9 trillion) global investor engagement in what has been called a “breakthrough year”.

Apr 26, 2021

Last week we saw Europe’s rebel soccer league crumble within 72 hours from announcement to demise.

Apr 26, 2021

uk_dividendsUK dividends fell at the slowest rate in a year during the first quarter, with the oil sector making up around half of the total cuts.

Apr 22, 2021

trillium_ukBoston-based impact investor Trillium Asset Management opened its UK business, making key senior hires to spearhead the launch of global ESG equity strategies.

Apr 15, 2021

climate_change_investingInvestors globally are almost unanimous in acknowledging escalating climate risk – yet nearly half are not taking any action, research has found.