Ethical investing is having its moment

The IA found that, last year, just over a quarter (26 per cent) of the UK’s assets under management were invested using a socially responsible strategy.


Latest Guernsey Green Fund focuses on onshore wind farms

It is the manager’s third Guernsey fund, having previously launched a similar UK onshore wind fund and a fund focused on industrial water treatment, waste to energy and resource recovery infrastructure projects.


Advisers still blamed for slow ESG take up

It has become a more commonplace part of the global investment space in recent years, with ranking systems for ESG products being the latest addition to the market.


ALFI conference 2019

There was a consensus among the speakers that ESG is now integrated into investment processes


Reyl launches subsidiary for impact investing

Asteria will allocate capital to companies that generate positive social and environmental benefits, looking to the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as its frame of reference.


ESG: how can clients avoid 'greenwashing'?

Transnational initiatives have also been put forward recently in an effort to both harmonise and clarify the nature, breadth and scope of ESG principles and assist multi-governmental efforts aiming to apply them domestically in a coherent manner.