The impact companies have on society and the planet is fundamental to understanding long-term prospects for scheme portfolios and understanding the risks around these issues is key, Schroders says.
Greater clarity around standards will make it easier for trustees to interrogate managers about how they are managing transition risk, says Nina Reid.
Carbon capture, hydrogen, nuclear, electric vehicles (EVs) and renewables all set to benefit from £12bn government stimulus plan, but critics warn funding falls well short of the level required to trigger a green recovery.
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Close Brothers Asset Management (CBAM) has launched a sustainable multi-asset fund and rebadged its Bond Income portfolio as a sustainable bond fund.
MSCI has launched eight indices to enable institutional investors to position their portfolios in line with the Paris Agreement to keep global temperatures within 1.5 degrees.