ESG & Responsible Investing

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Environmental factors influence decisions on what will be the decade’s best long term investment

Environmental factors influence decisions on what will be the decade’s best long term investment

Research conducted for HSBC Global Asset Management by YouGov shows that people in the UK regard companies associated with being more environmentally friendly as being the most attractive long term investments. The online study asked a range of questions on the topic of environmental, social and governance (ESG) across over 2000 UK adults.

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Russian bank VTB launches responsible investment funds

Russian bank VTB launches responsible investment funds

VTB Capital Investment has launched responsible investment funds. When managing assets, the investment team is guided by the ESG criteria (environmental, social, governance) and focuses not only on financial aspects, but also on factors related to the company's environmental, social and management policies. VTB offers clients two such funds - for investment in shares and bonds of Russian companies.