In Association with Aviva Investors
After a few false dawns, ESG now seems to be worthy of the label ‘mainstream'. In association with Aviva Investors we bring you the latest news and research into this sustainable mega trend.
The emerging market debt universe offers investors an expanding pool of opportunities that may be better assessed when integrating environmental, social and governance factors.
Tulloch making his mark
Almost a decade on from the sovereign debt crisis, we explore whether the euro zone's peripheral economies have materially improved or old vulnerabilities will again become apparent as growth slows.
In for the high jump: Absolute return flows 'turning corner' despite investors shunning sector giants
Underperformance still present – for now
Industry Voice: The EM framing fallacy: Emerging market debt and the trials of a misunderstood asset class
How we frame things deeply affects how we process information and subsequently act on it. So much so that, despite convincing evidence to the contrary, it can be extremely hard to shake off a fabled preconception. It seems that once a label sticks it...
Shareholders demand action
Approaching three-year track record
Intrepid team to scale Atlas Mountains for charity
Industry Voice: With valuations at multi-year lows and the UK out of favour with global investors, what's the right approach for a UK equity income manager? Chris Murphy, manager of the Aviva Investors UK Equity Income Fund, says there are some rich pickings...
Boring Money consumer survey
Industry Voice: Key elements of success are admitting to errors, sharing information and asking the right questions. After 10 years at the helm of the UK Equity Income Fund, Chris Murphy shares his lessons learned.
Investment Week research
City Financial fund named the worst
Besides Brexit, David Cumming, Aviva's chief investment officer for equities, identifies two other major macroeconomic influencers that might impact the UK
Industry Voice: Star CEOs are bringing into question what makes a good leader in a flatter, networked world. We explore what this means for the overall governance of companies
Beckett and Saint to share responsibilities
Aviva Investors' chief investment officer for equities, David Cumming, discusses how his team have integrated ESG factors into their decision-making process
David Cumming, Aviva Investors' chief investment officer for equities, remains positive about UK stocks despite a pummelling in 2018
Purchasing UK equity products for first time in a year
New co-heads of credit research
AUM declines by £20bn
Confronting the industry's lack of BAME fund managers
Turned over 40% of fund
While our politicians, the media and many investors have their attention fixated on the Brexit negotiations, UK management teams have been getting on with the day job - and deal-making is on the agenda.
Newly created role
Industry Voice: The ultra-long lifespan of plastics is proving an ecological challenge. As consumers become alarmed at the environmental contamination caused by synthetic organic polymers, we look at the alternatives and the role of investors in pushing...
Two global products join line-up
Steve Waygood, chief responsible investment officer at Aviva Investors, takes an in-depth look at the relationship between responsible investing and performance.