DWS expands range of sustainable corporate bond funds

Mon, 15/07/2019 - 09:06

DWS has launched DWS Invest ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) Euro Corporate Bonds, a new sustainable mutual fund focusing on investment grade corporate bonds from the Eurozone.  »

Dynasty Financial Partners adds Ethic’s ESG offering to asset management platform

Thu, 11/07/2019 - 10:45

Dynasty Financial Partners (Dynasty) has partnered with technology-powered asset manager Ethic to expand environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing capabilities for its network of almost 50 independent advisory firms. »

Loud hailer

Melior Investment Management appoints RBC I&TS as custodian and administrator

Wed, 03/07/2019 - 15:48

RBC Investor & Treasury Services (RBC I&TS), part of Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), has been appointed custodian and administrator for new boutique fund manager, Melior Investment Management. »

Jag Alexeyev, Impactvesting

Assets continue to flow into SRI funds

Tue, 28/05/2019 - 13:35

Sustainable, responsible, and impact investment funds continue to grow rapidly, attracting USD26 billion of net inflows worldwide during the first quarter of 2019, a figure that comes after a record USD76 billion inflow in 2018, according to a new report by Impactvesting LLC. »

Allan Lane, Algo-Chain

Keep it green, but keep it clean

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 09:58

This week’s column from Algo-Chain’s Allan Lane looks at the evergreen popularity of ESG investing… »

Helm Godfrey appoints head of responsible investment

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 11:07

Financial Adviser firm Helm Godfrey has hired sustainable and responsible investment expert John Ditchfield as Head of Responsible Investment. »


Rockefeller Capital Management launches UCITS funds based on equity ESG strategies

Wed, 22/05/2019 - 09:04

Rockefeller Capital Management’s asset management business, Rockefeller Asset Management, is now offering its investment strategies based on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) research to European investors in a UCITS regulated fund structure.  »

Green earth

Vanguard’s first actively managed ESG fund now open for investment

Wed, 22/05/2019 - 09:02

Vanguard has launched its first actively managed environmental, social and governance (ESG) fund, the Global ESG Select Stock Fund (VEIGX), which is now accepting investments during a two-week subscription period concluding on 4 June, 2019, when it is expected to begin trading. »


Kempen strengthens Responsible Investment team

Wed, 15/05/2019 - 10:51

Kempen Capital Management (Kempen) has appointed Eszter Vitorino Fuleky to the position of Senior Responsible Investment Advisor. Within the Responsible Investment team, she will focus predominantly on corporate governance. »

Will Goodhart, CFA UK

CFA UK to launch new ESG qualification

Tue, 14/05/2019 - 10:22

CFA UK is to launch of a new qualification in ESG investing, which will be available to investment professionals later this year.  »


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