Axa IM makes raft of ESG hires

As part of the initiative, the group has created a central responsible investment team, which focuses on thematic research, corporate governance, shareholders engagement and developing quantitative solutions.


Brexit no-deal to hit UK asset managers hard

The UKs increasing status in global asset management has seen assets under management (AUM) from overseas clients increase by almost a fifth to £3.1trn, according to figures published by IA.


Chancellor reiterates warnings on no-deal economic impact

The Chancellor of the Exchequer has reiterated his warnings that Britain leaving the European Union without a deal would damage the economy. In a letter to the Treasury select committee, Philip Hammond said the British economy would be between 5 and 10 p