Dec 17, 2019

Planet_EarthAs the decade comes to an end, Mark Latham looks at the state of the global funds industry and asks some of the world’s largest fund houses about the trends they expect to dominate in the 2020s.

Dec 17, 2019

Japanese_cityArmin Choksey and Conal McMahon of PwC in Singapore say there is a large-scale and diverse demand for products in Asia-Pacific.

Dec 11, 2019

Pensioner-with-caneBrunel Pension Partnership has allocated $1 billion (€0.9 billion) to Canada-based asset manager Fiera Capital’s global equities strategy, highlighting its environmental, social and governance integration as a key reason.

Dec 05, 2019

ESG_imageAmundi has launched a disruptive trends private equity strategy targeting European small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) using environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria.

Dec 03, 2019

ESG, ETFState Street Global Advisors has launched an S&P 500 exchange-traded fund (ETF) that will exclude companies on environmental, social and governance (ESG) grounds.

Dec 02, 2019

ESGGovernment bonds make up much of the fixed income universe, but this is a problem for bondholders as environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors for countries are less developed than for corporates.

Nov 28, 2019

Green_bondsRobeco has launched a fund that will invest in a mix of credits and government bonds whilst integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria into the investment process.

Nov 27, 2019

sustainable focus fundBMO Global Asset Management has renamed its European equity fund in a bid to highlight its renewed sustainable focus.

Nov 26, 2019

ESG_worldIndex provider MSCI has made its environmental, social and governance (ESG) ratings publicly available as part of a drive to promote greater transparency.

Nov 18, 2019

ETF_blocksTwo of the most interesting observations from Lyxor data about Europe’s ETF flows in October were to do with UK equities and environmental, social and governance (ESG) products.