EsgMorningstar scores PMs on commitment to ESG, and it's grim reading for some big names
EsgInside ESG: An analyst’s experience of the CFA exams
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CommentSA investors need to re-think their benchmarks to meet decarbonisation targets
EsgThe only months in 2020 when non-ESG securities outperformed ESG
The only months in 2020 when non-ESG securities outperformed ESG
12 November 2020, 03:45
Research by Fidelity highlights how equities and bonds have fared in the most challenging nine months of the year.
Chart of the week: ESG gives global equity investors an edge
11 November 2020, 03:30
The merits of ESG have been championed during the coronavirus pandemic, but what about the longer-term benefits? Dr. Nisha Long takes a closer look at the five-year performance figures in global equities.
Fidelity International head: This is an opportunity to reinvent capitalism
03 November 2020, 04:15
The Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated many trends, including the drive towards sustainability in business.
This isn’t about doing ourselves out of a job: Ninety One's ESG chief
03 November 2020, 04:00
Sustainable investing is shifting to the mainstream but that doesn’t mean specialists will become redundant, according to Therese Niklasson.
How due diligence is failing ESG investing
02 November 2020, 04:15
The Boohoo scandal revealed how many ethical investors held criteria that could be described as flimsy at best.
How ETFs are opening new windows into the US market
02 November 2020, 03:45
Lyxor’s head of ETF research and solutions, Vincent Denoiseux, outlines the latest passive trends tapping opportunities in North America.
Asset Management Industry
Sanlam Investments announces partnership with Robeco on sustainable investing
14 October 2020, 16:09
The firm will gain access to Robeco’s research and experience.
Why G is dominating the ESG debate among asset managers
13 October 2020, 03:15
Russell Investments-led report indicates huge uptick in adoption but few, if any, companies tie ESG to performance criteria.
Former Jupiter CEO steps down from firm’s board for new role
12 October 2020, 14:23
The former Jupiter CEO is stepping down form the board to take up a new role with the asset manager, focusing on its stewardship and corporate responsibility.
How Fidelity's global CIO plans to capture the 'build back better' trend
08 October 2020, 03:00
WATCH: Andrew McCaffery highlights sustainable areas his team are looking into and what role real assets will play in the green recovery.
Let’s Talk About ESG: how investors should approach job cuts
07 October 2020, 18:40
Citywire Selector talks to Sacha Sadan, director of investment stewardship at LGIM, about what sustainability-focused investors should pay attention amid looming redundancies.
BlackRock voted against climate resolutions over 80% of the time this year
05 October 2020, 03:15
Morningstar research has looked into voting patterns by asset managers and raised some questions.
Sustainable mythbusting: Indexing is reshaping sustainable investing
02 October 2020, 02:45
BlackRock answers the questions being asked about whether indexing can provide suitable ESG solutions.
What the CFA exams taught me about ESG
01 October 2020, 03:15
LONG READ: Studying for the certificate in ESG investing galvanised many of my views about the positive impact of this ethical trend but also revealed serious limitations in how best practice can be applied.
Long way to go: How asset managers engage with UN SDGs
01 October 2020, 02:45
The progress towards sustainable development goals is slow, however asset managers are taking steady steps towards them.