May 13, 2020

green_bondsGreen bond issuance in emerging markets saw a sharp increase in 2019, rising to US$52 billion – a 21% increase, according to a joint report published by Amundi and the International Finance Corporation (IFC).

May 12, 2020

ESG_investments_risingPoland’s stock exchange last year initiated a responsible investment drive and Grzegorz Kaliszuk of AgioFunds illustrates the journey ahead for the Polish ESG mutual funds market.

May 11, 2020

Welsh_pension_pool_votingWales Pension Partnership (WPP) has appointed Rotterdam-headquartered Robeco as its voting and engagement provider.

May 07, 2020

HSBC_impactHSBC Global Asset Management has appointed Michael Ridley as senior responsible investment specialist.

Apr 28, 2020

sociall_responsible_investmentSocially responsible investing (SRI) can achieve longer term outperformance when markets are in turmoil, a study has claimed.

Apr 27, 2020

sustainable_investment_coronavirus_market_volatilityEuropean sustainable funds that implement ESG criteria as part of their key security selection process have been showing signs of resilience throughout the first quarter of this year.

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.