Large acquisitions due
Industry and manufacturing has been slow to develop compelling responses to the challenge of carbon emission reductions - until now, writes Seb Beloe, partner and head of research at WHEB Asset Management.
Minimal impact on alternative energy
Deutsche AM, MSCI, Lyxor AM and BlackRock all unveiling ESG products
2016 saw several blow-ups for large drug companies
Proxy for index-linked bonds
Brian Kennedy, ethical fund manager at Davy Asset Management, explains why investors should consider media companies as a way to benefit from the tenure of US President Donald Trump.
Diana Chambers, family wealth mentor and author of 'True Wealth', explains why financial emotional intelligence (EQ) is an essential trait for any wealth manager.
Dominic Keen, founder and CEO of Britbots, explains why robotics looks likely to emerge as one of the most active areas of early stage investing in 2017.
Why investors are focusing on companies' farm animal welfare policies - and what more needs to be done
Latest Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare
Essential part of the world economy
Focus on environment and water quality
Pieter Busscher, senior portfolio manager at RobecoSAM, explores how new matierlais including carbon fibres are helping to boost the automation space and robotics into a new era
For most of the past decade, markets have operated in the shadow of geopolitical and macroeconomic storm clouds, writes Ken Wotton, manager of the Wood Street Microcap Investment fund.
Fund managers from this year's Sustainable Investment Conference explain how they place sustainability at the heart of their investment process and identify the key stocks and themes driving their funds.
The lead-up to and events immediately following the UK Brexit confirmed to us that the optimal route into the property sector is via a 'permanent capital' model, specifically listed real estate investment trusts (REITs).
ATI's Mike Appleby: Our investment process is more involved than a simple set of sustainability screens
Benefits of low-growth environment
ESG issues continue to challenge investor attitudes and drive longer-term outlooks, says Schroders study
Jessica Ground, head of stewardship at Schroders, analyses the results of the Schroders Global Investor Study which reveals ESG factors are continuing to gain momentum among the investment community and why advisers can no longer afford to ignore them...
The headlines for 2017
As 2017 approaches, sustainable investment is high on the agenda for many fund managers and experts. Here, they reveal which areas will make headlines and how they will gain exposure to them within their portfolios.
Rallied following Clinton defeat
Investment Week is pleased to announce the winners of our Sustainable Investment Awards 2016, in categories including Best ESG Fund Management Group and Best Environmental fund.
US govt likely to be supportive of biomedical research
Demographic trends have created huge opportunities for investors globally, whether it be the ageing population in Japan or the rise of the educated middle class in Asia.