ESG

Feb 17, 2020

Nordics_flagsNearly half of Nordic institutional investors currently invest in impact funds – but on average allocate only a small part of their portfolios to these kinds of strategies, according to a study by NN Investment Partners (NN IP).

Feb 13, 2020

high yield bondsLyxor has launched three exchange-traded funds (ETFs) designed to provide sustainable exposure to high yield bonds.

Feb 13, 2020

ESG fundsCompanies are increasingly focusing on ESG, according to a survey by Fidelity International of its global analysts.

Feb 12, 2020

Tree_houseHopes are high that a landmark EU agreement on how to classify green finance will reduce greenwashing and boost sustainable investing. But, asks Mark Latham, how much difference will the new taxonomy make?

Feb 12, 2020

Shuen_ChanThe real assets arm of Legal & General Investment Management has appointed Shuen Chan to the new role of head of ESG.

Feb 11, 2020

Sustainable_investingThere is evidence that ESG integration leads to outperformance of fixed income portfolios while also having benefits for issuers.

Feb 06, 2020

Hedge_mazeInstitutional investors are increasingly calling on their hedge fund managers to incorporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria, a study has found.

Feb 05, 2020

Storm_cloudsIndex provider MSCI has launched a tool to help investors assess their exposure to climate-related risks and opportunities.

Feb 04, 2020

ESGIndex provider MSCI is collaborating with analytics firm IHS Markit to broaden the reach of its environmental, social and governance (ESG) rating and research data.

Feb 03, 2020

Nick-FitzpatrickPeople have become used to asset managers claiming ESG principles run through their “entire” investment process – and this year shows mounting pressure for that process to extend to securities lending.

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