ESG & Responsible Investing

ESG & responsible investing

Investors and academics confront “the next frontier” for green economy post-Covid

Investors and academics confront “the next frontier” for green economy post-Covid

‘Building back better’ should be the focus of institutional investors in the wake of coronavirus, says asset manager Candriam, which has teamed up with Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment (GRI) at the London School of Economics and Political Science. 

ESG & Responsible Investing

Carbon omissions: Investors lose out as renewable energy stocks outpace fossil fuel companies

Carbon omissions: Investors lose out as renewable energy stocks outpace fossil fuel companies

Renewable energy firms have outpaced fossil fuel companies over the past decade, including during the recent pandemic crisis, generating higher returns and lower volatility. New research from Imperial College Business School shows that despite the advantages, institutional investors are failing to reap the rewards of renewables.