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How impact investing feeds the engine for the sustainability era
Impact investment can stir the soul. The idea of putting your money to work with entrepreneurs who are making the world a better place is deeply appealing, but in truth this is barely half the story.
COVID-19: How a new breed of bonds can help finance the fight
The battle against the COVID-19 pandemic will incur a huge cost to the global economy.
COVID-19: Greening the recovery
The economic shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic has led to a steep fall in greenhouse gas emissions around the world. Estimates suggest it has fallen by a quarter.
Coronavirus: How ESG scores signalled resilience in the Q1 market downturn
The growth of responsible investment over the past decade has largely coincided with the longest stock market bull-run in history.
How responsible investing standards and policies affect returns
The asset management industry has traditionally adhered to the notion that excluding certain companies from investment portfolios based on sustainability considerations linked to certain business act ...
How does AXA-IM adapt portfolios to reflect the transition theme?
Electoral support for environmental parties signals a persistent, long term trend.
How have the UN SDGs helped to change the investment landscape?
Climate change, gender equality and healthy lives are the most investable UN SDGs
How will investors tailor portfolios to tackle the climate crisis?
Investors need assets which can align portfolios with the goals of the Paris agreement
Tomorrow Augmented: Bringing an ‘impact’ mindset to listed equities
It’s time to rethink the purpose of investing. As investors, we have often been presented with a false-choice narrative – either focus on financial performance or try to affect societal or env ...