|Attitudes towards ethical investing preferences differ strongly between generations, according to a survey by Nucleus Wealth.|
|Using a systematic, objective and quantitative approach may help investors seeking to implement decarbonising targets into investment portfolios, according to Acadian Asset Management.|
|Citi, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse took out awards for excellence in ESG research at the 11th annual ESG Research Australia Awards.|
|First Sentier Investors and its parent Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) have launched a new research unit focussed on sustainable investments.|
|Institutional investors in Asia Pacific are more likely than their counterparts in North America to take action on climate change, but investors in Europe are still leading the pack, according to PGIM.|
|First Sentier Investors has launched a private debt strategy that is initially focusing on loans to the renewable energy sector.|
|A majority of Australians say they have sustainability goals for their investments, but many feel their wealth manager "falls short" in understanding their values.|
|S&P Dow Jones Indices has launched sustainable versions of its Dividend Aristocrats suite of indices.|
|The $59 billion Rest industry super fund has launched its responsible investment option.|
|Investors are increasingly integrating ESG policies into their securities lending programs, according to State Street Global Markets.|
Assessing the ESG characteristics of mortgage and other asset-backed securities (ABS) are an "essential component" of investing in securitised markets, according to Morgan Stanley Investment Management (MSIM).
Australian CEOs face calls for more ESG reporting and transparency, but admit they struggle to "articulate a compelling ESG story," according to research from KPMG.
Climate-related business and investment decisions are shifting from risk to capturing new opportunities, according to former APRA executive board member Geoff Summerhayes.
A former Statewide Super product and distribution manager and a financial adviser have launched an ethical multi-asset fund for retail, wholesale and institutional investors.
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