Revealed: Finalists for the Sustainable Investment Awards 2017

Ceremony on 17 November

This year's awards will take place on Friday 17 November

This year's awards will take place on Friday 17 November

Investment Week is delighted to announce the finalists for this year's awards, in categories including Best ESG Fund Management Group and Best New Entrant.

Now in their tenth year, Investment Week's Sustainable Investment Awards offer an opportunity to showcase expertise and commitment to investment factors that take into account environmental, social and ethical criteria, as well as good corporate behaviour.

The awards are aimed at fund managers and organisations who are at the forefront of facilitating or investing in themes that take into account the environment, ethics, as well as social and corporate responsibility, and whose work promotes a greater understanding of the sector's potential.

The awards ceremony will be held on Friday 17 November at the Millennium Mayfair Hotel, London

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The finalists - in full

Award for Innovation (Funds & Portfolios)       

Barclays Multi-Impact Growth Fund (UCITS)

Deutsche AM - db x-trackers II ESG EUR Corporate Bond UCITS ETF (DR)

EQ Positive Impact Portfolios

PIMCO GIS Global ESG Bond Fund

Whitechurch Prestige Ethical Portfolio Service

Award for Innovation (Non-Fund)

918 Coffee Co - The Coffe-Eco System

Arabesque Asset Management - Arabesque S-Ray

BNP Paribas - ESGRA ESG Risk Analytics

LEAF - The Complete Quality Cycle

Legal & General Investment Management - Climate Impact Pledge

sriServices - Fund EcoMarket

Thrive Renewables Plc - First Green Energy Bond with Innovative Finance ISA

Innovation (Research & Methodology)  

BMO Global Asset Management - BMO Responsible Funds and the transition to a low-carbon global economy

Ethical Money - 3D Star Rating

Impax Asset Management - Development of impact strategy and reporting (including UN SDGs); development of new strategy; engagement processes and TCFD support

Morningstar - Portfolio Product Involvement metrics

Thomson Reuters - Diversity & Inclusion Index

Vontobel Asset Management - Potential Avoided Emissions Reporting

Wheb Group - Annual Impact Report

Best Environmental Fund 

BGF New Energy Fund          

CB Save Earth Fund

Ecofin Global Renewable Infrastructure

Finex Odyessey Green Planet           

Impax Environmental Markets Fund    

Jupiter Ecology Fund  

Pictet Global Environmental Opportunities      

Schroders ISF Global Climate Change           

Vontobel Fund - Clean Technology              

Best Environmental Fund Management Group

Impax Asset Management

Pictet Asset Management

Vontobel Asset Management

Best ESG Investment Fund           

Arabesque Systématique      

BMO Responsible Global Emerging Markets  

Ecofin Global Renewable Infrastructure        

Hermes Global ESG Fund       

Kempen (Lux) Sustainable European

Royal London Sustainable World Trust          

Schroder ISG QEP Global ESG           

Best ESG Fund Management Group       

Aberdeen Asset Management

BMO Global Asset Management        

Hermes Investment Management       

Jupiter Asset Management    

Legal & General Investment Management

Martin Currie Investment Management

Montanaro Asset Management          

Newton Investment Management       


Best Ethical Investment Fund      

Amity European Fund 

CB Save Earth Fund   

F&C Responsible Sterling Bond Fund

Kames Ethical Equity Fund     

Premier Ethical Fund   

Rathbone Ethical Bond Fund  

Standard Life UK Ethical Equity Fund     

Best Ethical Investment Fund Management Group     

BMO Global Asset Management        

Kames Capital

EdenTree Investment Management    

Best New Entrant    


Gurtin Municipal Bond Management   


LGT Impact


TAM Asset Management        

The Wealth Project Holdings  

Best Sustainable Investment Fund

CB Save Earth Fund   

F&C Responsible Global Equity Fund 

FP Wheb Sustainability Fund  

Jupiter Global Ecology Diversified      

Kempen (Lux) Sustainable European

RobeoSAM Smart Materials Strategy 

Royal London Sustainable World Trust          

Best Sustainable Investment Fund Management Group       

BMO Global Asset Management        

Liontrust Asset Management 


Royal London Asset Management

Wheb Group

Best Thought Leadership

Asian Venture Philanthropy Social Investment Landscape Asia - Social Investment Landscape in Asia

Ecofin - The Role of Utilities in Decarbonising Portfolios

EdenTree - Cyber Security    

Hermes - The Why Question  

Morningstar - Sustainability Atlas      

PIMCO - Sustainable Development Goals

Standard Life Investments - Impact Investing

Wheb Group - Annual Impact Report

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