The Conservative Party’s election success has delivered a rally for UK equity markets and sterling but uncertainty over a future trade deal with the EU remains.
Asset managers said businesses would benefit from the reduced uncertainty around the Brexit withdrawal agreement but added UK growth was likely to remain weak for some time and noted uncertainties about...
Pension scheme and investor project group formed to create tool to rank government climate performance
A group of institutional investors and investor networks is spearheading the creation of a scorecard to rank government climate change performance.
Schroders spent months exploring a possible bid for M&G to create a UK fund house with over $1trn in assets under management, according to reports.
Greater clarity around standards will make it easier for trustees to interrogate managers about how they are managing transition risk, says Nina Reid.
Renewable energy offers a great alternative but there is still a yearly shortfall of renewable energy investment necessary to meet the 2015 Paris Agreement goals, explains Stephan Breban.
CACEIS has launched a carbon metrics reporting tool specifically designed to help UK pension schemes meet their upcoming disclosure obligations.