Planet Tracker, a think tank highlighting financial risk related to ecological limits, has launched a series of data dashboards to show investors the nature and impact of market practices and investment in critical ecological industries.
ESG & Responsible Investing
Morningstar, a provider of independent investment research, is to acquire Sustainalytics, a specialist in environmental, social, and governance (ESG) ratings and research.
Robeco has launched a campaign to challenge preconceived ideas and prejudices about several sustainability themes and to underline the fact that sustainable investing starts with a thorough understanding of sustainability.
Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has continued to strengthen its stewardship efforts, by stepping up pressure on corporate boards around the world on a range of issues including climate change, remuneration, diversity and board governance.
Following the earlier release of its Climate Transition and Paris Aligned equity benchmarks, German index provider Solactive has launched the corresponding fixed income counterparts, making it the first index provider to offer the new set of EU benchmarks across both the equity and fixed income asset classes.
T Rowe Price, an independent USD1.01 trillion asset manager, has launched a new range of five sustainable SICAV funds.
The London CIV has made three key appointments to support the company's senior management function.
ALFI actively supports the initiative of the European Commission to promote sustainable finance and welcomes the consultation on the renewed sustainable finance strategy.
Milltrust International Group (Milltrust) has launched The Climate Impact Asia Fund in collaboration with Environmental Investment Services Asia Limited (EISAL) and WWF-Hong Kong (WWF-HK).
Manulife Investment Management has appointed Peter Mennie as Global Head of ESG Research and Integration effective immediately.