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From The Magazine

ESG makes headway

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

ESG strategies are becoming more common among Italian pension funds

ESG: The climate conundrum

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By Elisabeth Jeffries

Considering climate-related risk could lead to fewer carbon-intensive business models

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Norway: Ahead of its time

June 2017 (Magazine)By

Norway’s local government fund makes extensive use of ESG strategies

PME's ESG Strategy: Members help PME raise the bar

June 2017 (Magazine)By Frank van Alphen

Pension fund for Dutch metal and electronic engineering sector seeks impact; Divesting from tobacco, embracing responsible investing model

ESG: Has the penny dropped on pay?

June 2017 (Magazine)By

Some companies are starting to get the shareholder message on executive remuneration

ESG: From niche to norm?

April 2017 (Magazine)By

Susanna Rust charts the evolution of responsible investment over the past 20 years

ESG: Antibiotics on the agenda

March 2017 (Magazine)By

There is growing concern that the overuse of antibiotics could have great human and financial costs

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ESG: UN goals strike a chord

February 2017 (Magazine)By

The UN Sustainable Development Goals, agreed by world leaders in September 2015, have captured the imagination of many in the European institutional investment community


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Investors up dissent over Swiss corporate governance, pay

Tue, 22 Aug 2017By

More shareholders withheld support from resolutions at general meetings 

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Large Dutch schemes not keen on investing in energy firm Eneco

Mon, 21 Aug 2017By

Little enthusiasm for renewable energy firm despite pension funds’ drive for sustainable assets

New Zealand

ESG roundup: NZ Super, Erste, Trucost

Thu, 17 Aug 2017By Florence Chong,

Also: Austrian manager excludes carmakers; Trucost launches carbon priving tool

Pounds sterling

IA: AGM season shows investors 'holding business to account'

Wed, 16 Aug 2017By

FTSE250 companies the focus of dissent over executive pay 

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Asian megafarms’ sustainability risks could ‘derail investor returns’ [updated]

Tue, 15 Aug 2017By Raji Menon

Dutch investor among those backing report into Asian food producers

All ESG News


London, Lancashire tie-up seeks ‘devil’s advocate’ for alternatives

Fri, 4 Aug 2017By

Local Pensions Partnership wants outside check on internal recommendations 

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AP Pension invests DKK500m in green energy fund

Mon, 17 Jul 2017By

Danish commercial pension fund adds to renewable energy investments

City of London

UK lifeboat fund boosts reserves as claims fall

Fri, 7 Jul 2017By

BHS settlement helped reduce claims on the Pension Protection Fund


Italy: Offering an alternative

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

Italian pension fund portfolios tend to be less diversified and domestically focused than other European institutional investors. This looks set to change with a turn towards alternatives

Basel pension fund reveals details of alternatives strategy

Wed, 28 Jun 2017By

PKBS hired Goldman Sachs, BioMed Partners, and IFR, and has invested directly in gold

All Alternatives News


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