ESG

Feb 20, 2020

Executive_payInvestment managers stepped up the pressure on investee firms in 2019, with executive pay and director re-election continuing to top the list of main concerns.

Feb 20, 2020

ESG_green_investingAlmost half of UK investors (48%) expect to increase their environmental, social and governance (ESG) investments over the next three years.

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.

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