ESG

Feb 02, 2021

Federate Hermes, ABN AmroFund manager Federated Hermes has won a corporate governance mandate to vote shares for Dutch bank ABN Amro’s wealthy clients.

Feb 01, 2021

shareholder_votingDWS and The Asset Management Exchange (AMX) have collaborated on a service aimed at getting pension funds in pooled investment funds to be better represented at company AGMs.

Feb 01, 2021

Gillian_watsonMartin Currie Global Portfolio Trust has named Gillian Watson as chair, taking over from Neil Gaskell who steps down following nine years in the role. 

Feb 01, 2021

biodiversity_destruction_etfSmart beta specialist Ossiam has rolled out an ETF designed to tackle the destruction of global biodiversity.

Jan 29, 2021

Louis_LarereLouis Larere, Portfolio Manager SRI, Zadig Asset Management (Partner with iM Global Partner since January 2020)

Jan 28, 2021

sustainable_propertyReal estate has proven resilient throughout the Covid-19 pandemic so far. Over the course of 2020, global direct property funds saw their net assets grow, despite ripples of market turbulence felt across the investment industry. 

Jan 27, 2021

CoalThe world’s largest asset manager, BlackRock, has threatened to dump companies that fail to act on climate change or fail to disclose their climate -risk plans.

Jan 26, 2021

ESG investment in the USESG investing in the US is still impeded by the notion that investors would have to sacrifice returns, according to Lisa Jones, head of the Americas and US chief executive of Amundi Pioneer.

Jan 25, 2021

investment_diversityFollowing the killing of George Floyd in the US last May, many firms rushed to issue statements saying they are against racism.

Jan 25, 2021

climate_change_investmentBMO Global Asset Management has hired climate change expert Ben Caldecott to its responsible investment advisory council.

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