Aug 13, 2020

Green_investmentsThe European Union's green agenda was one of the most discussed topics in financial services before the Covid pandemic hit.

Aug 11, 2020

pandemic_recovery_greenstimulus_sustainabilityGovernments have ignored green initiatives as they rally to recover from the pandemic, spending only “miniscule” amounts of stimulus packages on a sustainable future, a Kames Capital investment manager has warned. 

Aug 05, 2020

ESG_investingThe fund management sector looks set to swoop on the topic of social inequality once markets emerge from Covid-19.

Aug 03, 2020

ESG_worldOver 90% of global public investors have specific ESG (environment, social and governance) investment policies in place or are in the process of developing them, according to a survey commissioned by BNY Mellon and the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF).

Jul 29, 2020

ESG_investingOver 80% of professional investors want to see more innovation in fixed income ESG ETFs, according to a survey commissioned by the London-based specialist fixed income ETF provider Tabula Investment Management.

Jul 29, 2020

Sustainable investmentsUS-headquartered Federated Hermes has added Amélie Thévenet and Jordan Patel to its impact opportunities team.

Jul 27, 2020

climate_change_fundFranklin Templeton has launched two “forward looking” smart beta, climate-focused ETFs in line with a new EU climate benchmark.

Jul 23, 2020

Carbon_footprintIn a guest column in the just-published summer edition of Funds Europe, Charlene Cranny, interim chief of operations at the European Sustainable Investment Forum (Eurosif) examines the role of finance in Europe's ambitions to become carbon neutral.

Jul 23, 2020

nikhil_rathi_fca_diversity_blmDiversity is an ongoing issue that the financial services industry must deal with, the new chief executive of the FCA has told MPs.

Jul 22, 2020

environmentA sustainable investments private equity fund advised by German asset manager, DWS, has invested US$23 million in International Environment Group Limited (IEG).