SLI launches positive screening Global Equity Impact fund

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Euan Stirling, global head of stewardship and ESG investment at Aberdeen Standard Investments
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Euan Stirling, global head of stewardship and ESG investment at Aberdeen Standard Investments

Standard Life Investments has launched a Global Equity Impact fund, investing in companies which are making a positive contribution to society and/or the environment.

The fund will be co-managed by Sarah Norris and Dominic Byrne who will screen for companies with a positive impact, which the firm said was an investment approach "ready to enter the mainstream". By...

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