ESG

Oct 21, 2020

Acquisition1Financial information vendor FactSet is set to purchase ESG data provider Truvalue Labs. No financial details were disclosed but the deal is set to close later this year.

Oct 20, 2020

ESG_investingMany institutional investors plan to stop buying non-ESG investment products by 2022, in a sign of a “paradigm shift” in the funds industry.

Oct 20, 2020

renewable_investmentUK pension funds are planning to increase allocations to renewables over the next five years, according to a report.

Oct 19, 2020

ETF, bonds, ESGState Street Global Advisors (SSGA) is launching two ETFs focused on investment grade corporate bonds and sustainability.

Oct 19, 2020

ESG, bond ETFs, ETFs, investment factors, smart betaTwo major themes in asset management - factor-based investing and ESG - are causing more institutional and wholesale investors to make asset allocations using ETFs.

Oct 16, 2020

Jersey_roundtable_Oct_2020Jersey is well placed as the demand for alternative funds continues, but some of our industry panellists have questions about the implications of the UK’s departure from the EU.

Oct 15, 2020

China Report roundtable 2020Funds Europe hosts a 360-degree investor view on increasing ease of access to the world’s second-largest economy, splitting China off from other emerging markets, tail risks and what a US-China-fuelled global technology bifurcation means. Chaired by Romil Patel.

Oct 15, 2020

Sebastien_LieblichFunds Europe talks to Sebastien Lieblich of MSCI about the development of China and the launch of two new China climate-change indexes.

Oct 15, 2020

anti_corruption_investmentAnti-corruption measures are now the main ESG concern for institutional investors, according to a survey of over 800 institutions.

Oct 15, 2020

climate_change_investmentLegal & General Investment Management says it will hold a “far more extensive” number of companies to account over climate change. 

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