Schroders launches SISF Emerging Markets Equity Impact fund

Aligned with the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals

Pedro Gonçalves
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The fund is classified under the EU Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation as Article 9
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The fund is classified under the EU Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation as Article 9

Schroders has launched Schroder ISF Emerging Markets Equity Impact fund, a strategy targeting areas encompassing responsible consumption, health and wellness, sustainable infrastructure, inclusion and the environment.

Aligned with the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals, it will be managed by co-fund managers Jonathan Fletcher and James Gotto, drawing on the depth of resources of Schroders Emerging Markets and Sustainability teams. It will follow a long-term, unconstrained and bottom-up investment approach, encompassing 30-50 companies in emerging markets. Its objective is to generate a positive impact in terms of societal contribution as well as a financial return. Schroders launches £4bn UK Investment Solutions business Jonathan Fletcher, co-fund manager of the SISF Emerging Markets ...

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