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Commodity indices: The carbon offsetting evolution

Commodity indices: The carbon offsetting evolution

How investors can utilise carbon futures, both as an active tool to help mitigate carbon emissions and as a potential additional source of returns.

Access to medicine – the need for innovation, partnerships and data capture

Access to medicine – the need for innovation, partnerships and data capture

Olivia Gull, Analyst on the Governance and Responsible Investment Team, examines how pharmaceutical companies are addressing the issue of inequitable access to medicine, specifically in low and middle-income countries.

The ABC’s of ESG

The ABC’s of ESG

ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) investing has become a central theme across the investment community. Paul LaCoursiere, Head of ESG Investments, introduces the three main categories of ESG investment strategies and explores some of the considerations to be aware of.

Shining a light on ‘hidden’ ESG in European smaller companies

Shining a light on ‘hidden’ ESG in European smaller companies

European smaller companies’ managers Ollie Beckett and Rory Stokes discuss the impact that the rise in ESG has had on the market and why it is important to look beyond ESG ratings.

Technology: solutions for a sustainable future in transport

Technology: solutions for a sustainable future in transport

Technology portfolio managers Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode highlight how technology companies are providing solutions for a future of sustainable transport.

Why should investors care about ESG?

Why should investors care about ESG?

Paul LaCoursiere, new Head of ESG Investments, examines three key reasons why investors should care about ESG and the main challenge faced by the investment industry.

China decarbonisation: the emergence of a mega-theme

China decarbonisation: the emergence of a mega-theme

Daniel Graña, Matt Doody and Jennifer James look at how China decarbonisation has the potential to be one of the biggest investment themes over the coming years.

ESG in 2021: closing the expectations gap

ESG in 2021: closing the expectations gap

Antony Marsden, Head of Governance and Responsible Investment, explores key themes related to Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) investing in 2021.

ESG in credit investing: themes, considerations and implementation

ESG in credit investing: themes, considerations and implementation

Adrienn Sarandi explains the Global Corporate Credit Team’s views on evolving ESG trends, how ESG analysis is best integrated into credit investment processes and key questions currently being asked by investors.

Investing in Diversity: analysing the investment risks and opportunities

Investing in Diversity: analysing the investment risks and opportunities

Olivia Gull, Analyst on the Governance and Responsible Investment Team, discusses the importance of diversity and inclusion from an investment perspective.

Sustainable design in consumer products

Sustainable design in consumer products

Charlotte Nisbet, Governance and Responsible Investment Analyst, explores the importance of sustainable design in consumer products.

‘A third way’ to sustain the gig economy

‘A third way’ to sustain the gig economy

Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode from the Global Technology Leaders Team discuss the gig economy’s broad-ranging impact and why ESG engagement is imperative when investing in disruptive technologies.