05/17/2020

Confronting climate risk

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

03/18/2020

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.

03/03/2020

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.

03/02/2020

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.

02/20/2020

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."

02/20/2020

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.