ESG & Responsible Investing
Invesco has relaunched the Invesco Pan European Structured Equity Fund which will now have ESG embedded in its strategy and will be renamed the Invesco Sustainable Pan European Structured Equity Fund to reflect this change.
The rise of sustainable finance, the impact of Brexit, EU regulation and the fallout of the pandemic all have the potential to shape considerations around alternative fund domicile selection, according to new research published this month by IFI Global and supported by Jersey Finance.
AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) has launched the AXA WF US High Yield Low Carbon Bonds Fund, demonstrating the firm’s commitment to delivering sustainable, long-term value for clients while driving meaningful change for society and the environment.
Amundi, a European asset manager, has launched a new investment strategy within the Amundi Responsible Investing; Just Transition for Climate (the Fund). The Fund is an actively managed European fixed income portfolio with a quantifiable objective to support the energy transition while meeting criteria that consider social cohesion.
Global fund data and technology group FE fundinfo has further extended its ESG reporting capabilities with the appointment of Sebastian Brinkmann as its new ESG Strategist.
New research has found evidence of a “moderate” greenium paid by investors in green bonds, as demand for sustainable fixed income continues to explode.
THEAM Quant Europe Climate Carbon Offset Plan has enhanced its investment process with an additional focus on the outlook for companies’ profitability, prospects and valuation.
Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc, has published its Annual Responsible Investment Review, reporting significant increases in its voting and engagement activity for 2020.
“Not about getting the badge but taking the action”: Net Zero Asset Managers initiative covers a third of global AUM
More than a third of total assets under management worldwide are now under the Net Zero Asset Managers initiative, an industry action group aiming to reduce carbon emissions in the investment world.
NN Investment Partners (NN IP) has launched a new fund adding to its green bond offering, the NN (L) Sovereign Green Bond fund.