Apr 22, 2020

employees_governanceLegal & General Investment Management is increasing its efforts on sustainability and governance issues, saying that it expected firms to treat employees fairly.

Apr 22, 2020

ETFsBlackRock has launched three exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that the firm says will combine factor investing with sustainability.

Apr 21, 2020

ESG_sustainable_investingBNP Paribas Asset Management has adopted ESG indices on two of its thematic exchange-traded funds (ETFs) – global infrastructure and European small cap.

Apr 20, 2020

climate_change_investmentLyxor Asset Management is increasing its engagement and voting with companies the firm feels are not in line with climate change targets.

Apr 16, 2020

ESG_coronavirus_markets_crisisCompany performance and ESG ratings have been positively correlated during the market volatility caused by the Covid-19 pandemic – which has led to governments worldwide to roll out unprecedented measures.

Apr 14, 2020

votingAsset manager Neuberger Berman has launched a proxy voting initiative to publicly disclose the firm’s voting rationale at over 25 key annual shareholder meetings.

Apr 14, 2020

coronavirus_esgThe Covid-19 pandemic means investors are more likely to engage with companies about the world’s biodiversity loss and on supply chains, claims Frankfurt-based asset manager DWS.

Mar 31, 2020

ESG_sustainable_investmentAssets under management using a Luxembourg ESG ‘label’ have passed €100 billion, the organisation behind the labels says.

Mar 20, 2020

Real_estateAn article for professional investors by Kavitha Ramachandran, Maitland’s Head of Business Development & Client Management – EU.

Mar 20, 2020

Nicolas_MackelLuxembourg for Finance (LFF), the public-private agency responsible for promoting Luxembourg as a financial centre, has released its five-year vision for the Grand Duchy’s financial development. Bob Currie talks to chief executive Nicolas Mackel about its content and objectives.