Hermes Investment Management's integration of ESG (environmental, social and governance) into the group's mainstream investment strategies will help it defend market share in an industry that is being increasingly challenged by growing passive players, according to global head of business development Harriet Steel.
Active fund houses have seen their market share shrink over the past decade, as passive providers grow in popularity, with many predicting this trend will continue gathering pace. This year, ratings...
Helped by pension freedoms
Completed merger in August
'Very volatile commodity'
£25bn single strategy business
Strategic partnership with Ventre and Zagame