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DWS establishes ESG Advisory Board

DWS establishes ESG Advisory Board

DWS has established an advisory body to further advance its holistic ESG strategy. The new ESG Advisory Board consists of six highly recognised international sustainability experts from diverse disciplines who will actively advise the CEO and the Executive Board of DWS on the acceleration of its ESG strategy.

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ESG funds "stemming the tide of outflows from equities" after another strong quarter, says Willis Owen's Lowcock

ESG funds "stemming the tide of outflows from equities" after another strong quarter, says Willis Owen's Lowcock

"ESG and socially responsible investment funds have been the overwhelming winner since the pandemic, and this has continued in the third quarter of the year," says Adrian Lowcock, Head of Personal Investing at Willis Owen. "Whether the 270 per cent jump in flows year-on-year into ESG funds is itself sustainable is not yet clear, but there is no denying that, given the scale of investment throughout the year, this feels like a longer-term shift in mindset rather than a knee-jerk trade.