Wealth manager Brooks Macdonald has made its Responsible Investment Service (RIS) available to International clients for the first time.
ESG & Responsible Investing
PortfolioMetrix has released an in-depth and informative white paper that summarises for advisers what they need to know in terms of ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) investment.
Interest in ESG (environmental, social and governance) has resulted in a raft of ESG-themed investment funds/portfolios being made available to advisers and their clients over the last 12-18 months.
OneFamily is launching a new Sustainable Climate fund strategy that will back its new stocks and shares ISA and its existing Lifetime ISA from 1 September.
With upcoming MiFID II measures set to compel advisers to ask clients about ESG, recent research commissioned by Rathbones looks at how advisers are preparing for a more ESG-focused future.
SP Hinduja Banque Privée (SPH) has launched a suite of products focused on investing with a focus on ESG, as well offering clients a model portfolio aligned with ESG objectives.
Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management (France) has achieved the maximum A+ rating in the UN PRI’s main module, Strategy & Governance.
By Linda Zhang (pictured), CEO, Purview Investments – "While writing this piece in Manhattan, I can’t imagine what New York City would be like if it were shut down for 24 hours.” This was how I started a publication about the impact of the Covid-19 shutdown in China on the world economy and capital markets in late February. A couple of weeks later, the city entered a state of shelter in place. Five months later, my beloved city and many parts of the world are still in various states of shutdown.
Tortoise has launched the Ecofin Global Renewables Infrastructure Fund (ECOIX), a new open-end fund built to capitalise on the energy transition underway to reduce global CO2 emissions.
EQ Investors (EQ), the B Corp wealth manager recently received its 2020 assessment results from the UN-backed Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) getting an A rating, for strategy & governance and listed equity.