Confronting climate risk

These physical risks from climate change will translate into increased socioeconomic risk


Covid-19: a dress rehearsal for the climate emergency?

Since it was first detected in December 2019, the virus has spread rapidly, having been declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern on 30 January 2020, and is now characterised as a pandemic by the World Health Organisation.


Have your say on pension fund’s investment plans

This approach was reflected in the recent decision of the Fund to invest more than £500 million in a new climate factor fund, which aims to invest more in companies creating green technologies to combat climate change.


How Can Brands Boost Immunity Against the COVID-19 Virus

We gathered insights from the latest February reports from Boston Consulting Group (BCG), McKinsey & Company, and Kantar China, to give an overview of strategic alignment for companies to better survive through the COVID-19 crisis.


Scottish Widows creates ESG team

Ms Nazarova-Doyle said: “We are committed to being a responsible investor through the investments we make directly, the mandates we have in place with our fund managers, and through our position as an asset owner."


London IFA turns to impact funds

The increased popularity of ESG has coincided with a greater awareness of the environmental issues facing the world as well as the role of investments in shaping the future of the planet and society.