China Construction Bank (CCB) has listed two green bonds of USD700 million US dollars and USD500 million on Nasdaq Dubai.
ESG & Responsible Investing
Native American Agriculture Fund (NAAF), a philanthropic organisation devoted solely to serving the Native American farming and ranching community, has selected Neuberger Berman to serve as investment manager.
A new systematic study of US equity funds by Barclays’ Quantitative Portfolio Strategy (QPS) team has found that that ESG-labelled funds do not necessarily provide more ESG exposure than conventional funds.
The green bond market is teeming with new investors, and issuers are expanding supply on all fronts – issuing ever-riskier types of debt under a green label, and causing some observers to ask whether the market is growing in the right direction.
Leading independent fixed-income investment manager, Cameron Hume, has been awarded A+ ratings across the board by the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UN PRI) in its annual assessment for 2020.
Glennmont Partners (Glennmont), one of Europe’s largest pure renewables fund managers, has adopted Greenbyte’s monitoring platform to oversee the technical performance of its dynamic European wind and solar portfolio.
Impax Asset Management says there will be “winners and losers” in the economic transition to a more sustainable economy, as trends continue to be accelerated in the post-pandemic rebuilding process.
Appetite for ESG funds continued to soar in July as inflows reached record levels for the fourth month running, leaving ESG as one of the only actively-managed fund types to see greater inflows than passive counterparts.
For the third year in a row, Fidelity International has achieved top ratings across every assessed category in Principles for Responsible Investment’s (PRI) annual assessment.
Aegon Asset Management (AAM) has received the highest possible rating (A+) for strategy and governance of responsible investment activities in the annual assessment published by the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).