Boutique asset management think tank New City Initiative (NCI) has found nearly double the amount of member firms are incorporating environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into their portfolios compared to five years ago.
In its white paper, entitled The Evolution of ESG in Asset Management, the NCI found 90.5% of respondents include ESG in portfolios versus just 47.6% five years ago. Furthermore, 90.4% of member firms...
Japanese stocks have more than doubled their returns since December 2012, on the back of Abenomics, but many investors are still not convinced of the sustainability of the rally.
Shares up 15% on Friday