Rathbone Greenbank Investment’s Kate Elliot, head of ethical, sustainable and impact research, has commented on the top three ESG themes for 2022.
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Tilney, part of UK wealth management and professional services group Tilney Smith & Williamson, has announced the launch of the Tilney Sustainable Adventurous Portfolio, a new addition to the Tilney Active Portfolio fund range.
Activism has increased during Covid-19, particularly around ESG issues, according to the 13th Annual Investor Relations survey by Citigate Dewe Rogerson.
Henry Biddle and Martin Todd, Sustainable Global Equity Portfolio Managers, at the international business of Federated Hermes write that to do good while doing well through their portfolio, investors should consider broadening financial inclusion as a sustainable investment theme
Three-quarters of institutional investors say they may divest from companies with poor environmental track records
A burgeoning number of institutional investors around the world are placing greater emphasis on ESG performance in their decision-making and 74 per cent are now more likely to divest from companies with poor ESG track records.
Nearly half of advisers think asset managers should be fined for greenwashing while a third say there is too much hype around ESG, new research shows.
All Street Research has launched Sevva, an AI powered platform for ESG ratings. The platform, which was developed in collaboration with the University of Cambridge, will deliver unprecedented hyperscale to sustainability assessments, the firm says.
About half of institutional and wholesale investors globally say that a lack of robust data is holding back their organisations’ further adoption of ESG, according to a new global study by Capital Group, with assets under management of GBP1.9 trillion.
EQ Investors (EQ), the B Corp wealth manager, has published its fourth annual impact report.
Janus Henderson Investors has announced a partnership with The Big Exchange, the inclusive financial services platform for people seeking to invest and for those who are looking to make a positive social and environmental impact, as well as generate returns.