The search for income, the need for risk-adjusted returns and the growing demand for sustainable investments has made institutional investing more challenging. Fund managers Gary Kirk and Eoin Walsh explain why a new type of sustainable income solution...
Firm will also push for action on schemes where it acts as a co-trustee
'Portfolio purity’ will not bring about the change needed to tackle the climate crisis
Interim target to halve emissions across equities and bonds by 2030
Cliff Prior and Gila Norich says schemes have both the assets and pressure to make change
Watchdog to put its own ESG credentials under a spotlight
Tim Leary asks whether investors should marry high yield and ESG issues
Governance and human rights concerns are leading schemes to revaluate portfolios
TfL looks to 55% reduction by 2030 while Avon commits to 43% reduction by 2025
Growing demand for ESG-aligned real asset products that offer climate change protection
The WPC said global harmonisation of climate-related reporting standards is required
The £1.5bn fund has delegated the majority of day-to-day decisions after competitive tender
Mercer study shows that environment remains key despite interest in social factors
Bruno Bamberger sets out why better data makes integration of climate objectives easier
Redington said despite this increase, more meaningful progress on ESG is needed
The idea of using ESG to drive better quality investments and ‘futureproof’ portfolios is only increasing, and long-term pension fund schemes are beginning to realise this, according to Aviva Investors
Stephanie Hawthorne asks how trustees can guard against the destructive force of inflation
Investors face a mountain of regulation and a torrent of data and metrics relating to ESG factors. Charlene Malik, portfolio manager on TwentyFour’s newly launched Sustainable Multi Sector Credit Fund, explores the challenges.
Short film series by Richard Curtis highlights the role pensions can play in tackling climate change
ESG integration has become a must-have for a growing number of investors and a crucial ingredient to futureproof portfolios. Yet the key is not just choosing investments but staying invested and – most importantly – staying engaged.
Kam Chang and Erik Davey set out what they believe are the main facets of a fiduciary
The document offers guidance for pension professionals on their approach to ESG integration
The process to true ESG integration can be long, complex and difficult for pension schemes - which is why TwentyFour Asset Management has re-aligned its investment thinking to help schemes on their sustainable journey goals. Alistair Wilson, partner and...
Professional Pensions spoke to Cheyne Capital co-founder, president & head of responsible investment Stuart Fiertz as part of an exclusive series of interviews with some of the finalists of the UK Pensions Awards 2021. This is what he had to say…