Vitality has launched a new EnVIRO fund range, a ready-made investment solution that integrates environmental, social and governance considerations (ESG), making it easier for advisers to offer their clients a way to invest in a more sustainable future.
ESG & Responsible Investing
Blackfinch Group has appointed Steve John as ESG Manager. John will be working with both internal and external stakeholders to support the further development of the group’s ESG framework, internal processes and strategy.
Environment, social and governance (ESG) factors are playing an increasingly important role in the decisions of UK investors, new research by Butterfield Mortgages Limited (BML) has found.
Barclays Wealth Management & Investments is partnering with EOS at Federated Hermes, a specialist stewardship services provider.
Workiva Inc has released results from a survey of individual investors that reveals approximately 70 per cent of respondents believe organisations have a responsibility to demonstrate ESG performance to investors, with Gen Z and younger millennial-aged investors (18-34 year-olds) the most demanding around ESG credentials.
Munich-based provider of wealth management software QPLIX has integrated comprehensive ESG scoring data on securities into its platform. This enables family offices, asset managers, private banks, trusts, and foundations to serve the growing demand from investors for information ESG factors.
Stonehage Fleming Investment Management (SFIM) the investment division of one of the world’s specialist international Family Offices, has launched a Global Sustainable Equity Fund (GSEF), having successfully launched its Global Sustainable Investment Portfolios (GSIP) in 2019.
New research from Quilter has found that greenwashing has been identified by investors as their biggest concern when it comes to responsible investing.
iClima Earth (iClima), an environmental data analysis firm providing information on listed companies that can decarbonise the planet, has launched a new investment transparency feature using impact-focused fintech Tumelo's API.
The Co-op has announced a partnership with sustainable pensions campaign, Make My Money Matter, as part of a 10-point plan to achieve net zero by 2040.